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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

Landscape image of Karoo, Beaufort West, South Africa
Photo by Juanita Swart on Unsplash
Poison Karoo
By Etienne van Heerden
Horrified by plans for hydrofracking in his native Karoo region of South Africa, an old man returns to investigate in this excerpt from Etienne van Heerden's novel.
Translated from Afrikaans by Isobel Dixon
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