n English in Africa - Lewis Nkosi : a fragile soul's quest for home
|Article Title||Lewis Nkosi : a fragile soul's quest for home|
|© Publisher:||Institute for the Study of English in Africa (ISEA)|
|Journal||English in Africa|
|Affiliations||1 Duke University, USA|
|Publication Date||Oct 2012|
|Pages||65 - 80|
Lewis Nkosi left South Africa in 1961 on a permanent exit visa on his way to study at Harvard as a Nieman Fellow. During his seventy-three years, he lived in England, America, Zambia, Poland, and Switzerland, and he transitioned from denying homesickness (because he had no home) to feeling it acutely (because he had no home) whilst ever taking issue with the concept of it.
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