Literator is an influential, frequently cited, peer reviewed and open access journal. It is accredited since 1988. Literator publish research articles and essays on linguistics and literature in general but is focused on the study and comparative study of South African languages and literatures and other cultural phenomena across language, media and cultural boundaries. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Debunking patriarchal assumptions about motherhood as represented in selected Southern African literature  
Clemence Rubaya
20 July 2022

Book Review

Coelho se werk leef voort in Afrikaans - ’n Resensie van Veronika besluit om te sterf  
Laurinda van Tonder, Herculene Kotzé
24 June 2022

Book Review

’n Roman waar taal ’n hoofrol speel  
Ilse de Korte
08 June 2022

Original Research

Reading blank space from an ecopoetic perspective in selected poems by E.E. Cummings and William Carlos Williams  
Etienne J. Terblanche
31 May 2022

Original Research

Some reflections on selected themes in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s fiction and her feminist manifesto  
Moffat Sebola
30 May 2022

Original Research

Bosman: A proto-postcolonial author?  
Farzanah Loonate
20 May 2022

Original Research

Ritchie and Carter’s beauties and beasts  
Monique Banks
29 April 2022

Original Research

In ʼn leefwêreld vervleg: Die gesprek oor Ingrid Jonker op Instagram  
Burgert A. Senekal
31 March 2022


Erratum: The plague of Athens  
Chris M. Mann
25 March 2022

Table of Contents

Table of Contents Vol 42, No 1 (2021)  
Editorial Office
07 March 2022
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