South Africa's Fugards: Writing About Wrongs

Athol Fugard

Athol Fugard, photographed in 2000... Dan Callister/Getty Images hide caption

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Lisa Fugard

...and daughter Lisa Fugard, whose first novel debuted in January. John Scranton/Simon & Schuster hide caption

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South African playwright Athol Fugard's work has long been esteemed around the world. Now his daughter, Lisa Fugard, has published a first novel: Skinner's Drift. Father and daughter talk about apartheid-era South Africa and what inspires their respective creative works.

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A Novel

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Tsotsi

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