The Beauty of the line
The Beauty of the line; life and times of Dumile Feni.The Beauty of the line; life and times of Dumile Feni, celebrates an eminent South African artist who carved a place for himself in South African art circles and abroad. Feni was a larger than life figure who broke new ground with his captivating sculptures and drawings. This book brings together intimate stories from Feni's friends and acquaintances which the author Chabani Manganyi, weaves with skilful narration. Manganyi has produced a multi-perspective portrait of the famed artist.
About the author
N Chabani Manganyi is a Senior Research Fellow at the Unit for Advanced Study at the University of Pretoria. A clinical psychologist and former vice principal of the university, he is author and editor of several collections of essays on psychology and public affairs as well as biographies of Gerald Sekoto and Esk'ia Mphahlele.