OCTOGENARIAN DIARY VI

Octogenarian Diary VI (2019)
October – December 2019

OCTOGENARIAN DIARY V

Octogenarian Diary V (2019)
July – September 2019

OCTOGENARIAN IV-1

Octogenarian Diary IV (2019)
February - June 2019

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Gansie in Kammaland (2019)

AUTOBIOGRAPHY

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Octogenarian Diary (2019)
September 2018—January 2019


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From my Journals (2019)


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Octogenarian Adventures (2018)
“The unexamined life is
not worth living”
I understand this to mean
that I should examine and
understand the foundations
on which I base my beliefs.

BIOGRAPHIES

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Stories from the Asiatic Bazaar (Marabastad Asiatic Bazaar) (2007)
These are short biographies of dynamic, hard-working people who helped to develop the community living in the location in Marabastad, the Asiatic Bazaar.

Stories from the Asiatic Bazaar can be purchased from IQRA Agencies in Laudium.
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The Keshwars from Dundee (2012)
This is a biographical account of a multi-racial family contending with the strict racial divisions of apartheid.

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A Life in Fact and Fiction (2016)
Memoirs of Mynah Bird
alias Muthal Naidoo

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Ramy Pillay -
Yuga Purushar
(2016)
This is the story of man who understood the proper use of power. Ramy Pillay, supremely a man of Ubuntu, used his power to empower all those around him.

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Love is a story (2017)
Seetha Ray
Muthal Naidoo

POEMS AND PLAYS

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Luci's Dilemma (2019)
A 1982 play by Muthal Naidoo

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W-I-P Theatre Plays (2008)
Durban in the late 1970s and ’80s was alive with playwrights resisting apartheid culture. These are plays, serious and comic, probing issues of the time. They include a banned revue, The Master Plan.

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Kaliyuga (2014)
The End in the Beginning
Prose poems by Muthal Naidoo

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Pocket Poems (2016)

STORIES AND NOVELLAS

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Jail Birds and Others (2004)
Stories about traditional women and unconventional women living in the period of transition from apartheid.

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New Old Ways (2017)
By Sharmini Brookes, Mala Gounden, Muthal Naidoo, Sudhira Sham, Tom Swart
Stories and Reveries

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Finding Hassan (2017)


FICTION

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The Obverse Side of Ubuntu (2018)
Stories based on media coverage of actual happenings in the last years of the first decade of the Twenty-first Century

ESSAYS

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Metaphoric Being (2014)
Inspired by a reading of Milan Kundera's Immortality, this was meant to be an enquiry into "journalistic truth" as opposed to "novelistic truth". It grew instead into a consideration of the significance of the metaphor in our understanding of reality.

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Mirroring Nature (2015)
Reflections on reflections on human existence.

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The Paradox of Being (2016)
Poems and Essays


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A Medley (2017)
Women, Writing, Freedom

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My Search for Meaning (2017)


CHILDRENS STORIES

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Emerging Heroes (2012)
Stories about the Chauke family in Limpopo Province who love soccer and painting and have great ambitions.

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Rhulani's Dilemma (2013)
Initiation and Circumcision Schools present problems for a young teenager living in a little village near the Kruger National Park.

MISCELLANEOUS

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A Little Book of Tamil Religious Rituals (2004)
Inspired by the late Sinthumbi Naidoo and co-authored by his son Poosari Ronnie Naidoo, this book sets out the ritual practices of Tamil Hindus in Pretoria.