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Latest Prufrock is out now!

Prufrock is South Africa’s best magazine of new writing. In it you will find fiction, non-fiction and poetry in all of South Africa’s languages. It was first launched in May 2013 and continues to be an amazing source for new talent.

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The latest edition is titled Sol Plaaitjie: Two articles and it includes the work of  a few of the contributors mentioned below.





Andre Sales is a bookseller at Clarke’s Bookshop, and hosts occasional dinner parties at his home in the Bo-Kaap as La Petite Mort. To come to one of these dinner parties, email him at


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Genna Gardini is the author of Matric Rage (uHlanga, 2015), a collection of poetry from which her contribution in this issue is taken. She currently lives in Cape Town, where she works as a teacher and critic.


Phil Kramer is a musician, dj and very infrequent animator. he is currently at work on his first studio album, end of an era. you can reach him at

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Rosa Lyster is a writer living in Cape Town. Her first book of poems, Modern Rasputin, will be published later this year.



Helen sullivan is the editor of Prufrock and writes a monthly column at