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oa Botswana Notes & Records - The Bessie Head Papers in Serowe: Recent Notes

Volume 38 Number 1
  • ISSN : 0525-5090

 

Abstract

It is now twenty years since Bessie Head died alone in Serowe, and twenty years since a resourceful and determined curator, Maria Rytter, impounded her papers and moved them to the Khama III Memorial Museum (KMM). This was done the day after Head's death, 18 April 1986, before mourners could inadvertently scatter them, and with only a quick permission from Serowe's District Commissioner to do so.

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2019-10-14

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