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Isobel Dixon

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Isobel Dixon

Isobel Dixon's poems about the Karoo are included in her collections The Tempest Prognosticator (2011), A Fold in the Map (2007), and Weather Eye (2001), which was awarded the Olive Schreiner Prize in 2004. She grew up in Graaff-Reinet, South Africa.

Articles by Isobel Dixon

from “Poison Karoo”
By Etienne van Heerden
Author’s Note: Poison Karoo is a work of fiction, written out of concern and dismay at the proposals for hydraulic fracking in the Karoo. Ludo is an old man, gray now and with eyes that grow bluer…
Translated from Afrikaans by Isobel Dixon
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