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Madibaland World Literary Festival: Petrovna Metelerkamp


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Petrovna Metelerkamp, who holds a degree in English and French literature, is a prize-winning biographer. She is known for her in-depth study of the life and work of South Africa’s beloved poet, Ingrid Jonker, published in Afrikaans, English and soon in Dutch.
Her latest biography is a presentation of the life of the poet-novelist-dramatist Jeanne Goosen, which appeared in March 2020.