Author

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Samuel Edward Krune Mqhayi

South African writer

1875   -   1945

country of citizenship: South Africa
language of expression: English
occupation: poet, historian, author, writer

Samuel Edward Krune Mqhayi (S. E. K. Mqhayi, 1 December 1875 – 29 July 1945) was a Xhosa dramatist, essayist, critic, novelist, historian, biographer, translator and poet whose works are regarded as instrumental in standardising the grammar of isiXhosa and preserving the language in the 20th century.
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Ityala lamawele

first Xhosa language novel

author: Samuel Edward Krune Mqhayi

1914

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