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Kaffir Boy The True Story of a Black Youth’s Coming of

The classic story of life in apartheid South AfricaMark Mathabane was weaned on devastating poverty and schooled in the cruel streets of South Africa’s most desperate ghetto where bloody gang wars and midnight police raids were his rites of passage Like every other child born in the hopelessness of apartheid he learned to measure his life in days not years Yet Mark Mathabane armed only with the courage of his family and a hard won education raised himself up from the squalor and humiliation to win a scholarship to an American universityThis extraordinary memoir of life under apartheid is a triumph of the human spirit over hatred and unspeakable degradation for Mark Mathabane did what no physically and psychologically battered “Kaffir” from the rat infested alleys of Alexandra was supposed to do he escaped to tell about itMark Mathabane was born and raised in the ghetto of Alexandra in South Africa He is the author of Kaffir Boy Kaffir Boy in America Love in Black and White African Women Three Generations Miriam’s Song and The Proud Liberal He lectures at schools and colleges nationwide on race relations education and our common humanity He lives with his family in Portland OregonThe classic story of life in apartheid South AfricaMark Mathabane was weaned on devastating poverty and schooled in the cruel streets of South Africa’s most desperate ghetto where bloody gang wars and midnight police raids were his rites of passage Like every other child born in the hopelessness of apartheid he learned to measure his life in days not years Yet Mark Mathabane armed only with the courage of his family and a hard won education raised himself up from the squalor and humiliation to win a scholarship to an American universityThis extraordinary memoir of life under apartheid is a triumph of the human spirit over hatred and unspeakable degradation for Mark Mathabane did what no physically and psychologically battered “Kaffir” from the rat infested alleys of Alexandra was supposed to do he escaped to tell about itMark Mathabane was born and raised in the ghetto of Alexandra in South Africa He is the author of Kaffir Boy Kaffir Boy in America Love in Black and White African Women Three Generations Miriam’s Song and The Proud Liberal He lectures at schools and colleges nationwide on race relations education and our common humanity He lives with his family in Portland OregonThe classic story of life in apartheid South AfricaMark Mathabane was weaned on devastating poverty and schooled in the cruel streets of South Africa’s most desperate ghetto where bloody gang wars and midnight police raids were his rites of passage Like every other child born in the hopelessness of apartheid he learned to measure his life in days not years Yet Mark Mathabane armed only with the courage of his family and a hard won education raised himself up from the squalor and humiliation to win a scholarship to an American universityThis extraordinary memoir of life under apartheid is a triumph of the human spirit over hatred and unspeakable degradation for Mark Mathabane did what no physically and psychologically battered “Kaffir” from the rat infested alleys of Alexandra was supposed to do he escaped to tell about itMark Mathabane was born and raised in the ghetto of Alexandra in South Africa He is the author of Kaffir Boy Kaffir Boy in America Love in Black and White African Women Three Generations Miriam’s Song and The Proud Liberal He lectures at schools and colleges nationwide on race relations education and our common humanity He lives with his family in Portland Oregon