A Man Booker Prize finalist. "[A] deeply unsettling novel about the new South Africa . . . The people and their stories are unforgettable" (Booklist, starred review).
With the publication of Kafka's Curse, Achmat Dangor established himself as an utterly singular voice in South African fiction. His new novel, a finalist for the Man Booker Prize and the IMPAC-Dublin Literary Award, is a clear-eyed, witty, yet deeply