Love Interrupted by Reneilwe Malatji


A diverse chorus of female voices recount misadventures with love, husbands, and in-laws. A collection of short fiction from South Africa.

“[E]ach story inventively unfurls a different desire, longing, or frustration” — Jacinda Townsend, author Saint Monkey

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In her debut collection of short fiction, Reneilwe Malatji invites us into the intimate lives of South African women—their whispered conversations, their love lives, their triumphs and heartbreaks. This diverse chorus of female voices recounts misadventures with love, family, and community in powerful stories woven together with anger, politics, and wit. Malatji crafts an engaging collection full of rich, memorable characters who navigate work, love, patriarchy, and racism with thoughtfulness, strength, and humor.

Love Interrupted by Reneilwe Malatji
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