Author Alert: Shasha Seakamela - Butterfly Migration - Coming Soon
Shasha Seakamela is a South African artist, writer and illustrator of children’s books. Through his Rural in the Citi initiative, Shasha aims to promote literature in South African indigenous languages and contemporary rural arts and culture.
Butterfly Migration is the story of Veli Mothijane, a young South African woman growing up in a small village. The novel takes us through Veli's painful journey of circumcision at a young age to her acceptance and exploration of her lesbian identity in a society marked by rituals, social pressure and gender inequality.