REVIEW: Horn, Peter. Walking the Road of Death. Johannesburg: Geko, 2015. Print.

In story after story of the collection Walking the Road of Death by the South African scholar, anti-apartheid poet and author Peter Horn, the reader will find a chameleon-like first person narrator, who moves through apocalyptic and surreal atmospheres. Written and set during the nineties in South Africa, the stories underwent a long journey before they appeared in print, having been turned down by several publishers before twenty years later, in 2015, Phehello Mofokeng, the managing editor of the small publishing house Geko decided to publish this anthology of nineteen topical stories. Continue