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Ha! Ha! I Know Who You Are; Beneath Those Fine Clothes: The Art of Lesiba Mabitsela
“I get up in the morning and dress up like a gentleman – A white shirt, a tie and a suit.” With this dressing up ceremony Mbuyiseni Oswald Mtshali begins his poem Always a Suspect, which describes an ordinary day of a black man in the streets of apartheid South Africa, constantly suspected as i