One for Itali-o-philes this. Veteran journalist Hilary Prendini-Toffoli shares her joint obsessions for Italy, her husband Emilio, travel, good food and an even better story. In her first novel ‘Loves and Miracles of Pistola’ she has packed in not just a massive amount of food and intrigue but a lifetime of experience and the sheer joy of writing. Warning: don’t read hungry.
Last year New Contrast, one of SA’s very first literary journals, celebrated 60 years in print. With two editors and a many-hatted admin, we take a look at its past, present and future.