Sarah Ruden

Sarah Ruden

‘I cursed and gaped. I closed and reopened the web site and there it all was again, three years of work, plus debt and lack of medical care and some rather bizarre house-sitting to save on rent while I finished the manuscript on a small advance, with the promise of rewards in proportion to the book’s sales.’

As Jacob Zuma takes over as South Africa’s president, the ‘Beloved Country’ needs to break with idolatry