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Mattera, Don 1935-

Overview
Works: 32 works in 70 publications in 3 languages and 2,767 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist
Classifications: PR9369.3.M374, 821.914
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Most widely held works about Don Mattera
 
Most widely held works by Don Mattera
Azanian love song by Don Mattera( )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donato Francesco Mattera has been celebrated as a journalist, editor, writer and poet. He is also acknowledged as one of the foremost activists in the struggle for a democratic South Africa, and helped to found both the Union of Black Journalists, the African Writer's Association and the Congress of South African Writers. Born in 1935 in Western Native Township (now Westbury) across the road from Sophiatown, Mattera can lay claim to an intriguingly diverse lineage: his paternal grandfather was Italian, and he has Tswana, Khoi-Khoi and Xhosa blood in his veins
Facing the truth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the efforts of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate human rights violations and to help in the process of reinvention of South Africa. Includes interviews iwth Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Max Du Preez, Justice Albie Sachs, Mkhuseli Jack and Don Mattera among others
The storyteller by Don Mattera( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a ribbon of rhythm by Lebogang Mashile( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five magic pebbles by Don Mattera( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories and folktales for young people
Sophiatown : Roman by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belletristik : Südafrika (Republik) ; Jugend - Apartheid (1950/59)
Memory is the weapon by Don Mattera( )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donato Francesco Mattera has been celebrated as a journalist, editor, writer and poet. He is also acknowledged as one of the foremost activists in the struggle for a democratic South Africa, and helped to found both the Union of Black Journalists, the African Writerís Association and the Congress of South African Writers. Born in 1935 in Western Native Township (now Westbury) across the road from Sophiatown, Mattera can lay claim to an intriguingly diverse lineage: his paternal grandfather was Italian, and he has Tswana, Khoi-Khoi and Xhosa blood in his veins. Yet diversity was hardly being ce
Gone with the twilight : a story of Sophiatown by Don Mattera( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophiatown : coming of age in South Africa by Don Mattera( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moon is asleep : poems of love and longing by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faces of trees : poems of struggle, freedom and kin by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They passed this way and touched our lives by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Azanisk kärlekssång by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sverige och rasismens cancer by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom Square and Back of the Moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This history of Sophiatown includes interviews with Dr Trevor Huddleston, Nadine Gordimer and Anthony Sampson and musical and dramatic excerpts from performances at the Junction Avenue Theatre Company
African footprint [original cast recording] by Dave Pollecutt( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the heart of love by Don Mattera( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnet är mitt vapen by Don Mattera( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die bushie is dood by Don Mattera( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Don Mattera( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Memory is the weapon