Book review: Flashes in Her Soul The Life of Jabu Ndlovu
The story of an ordinary woman in extraordinary times
Sarah Cohen reviews Flashes in Her Soul: The Life of Jabu Ndlovu by Jean Fairbairn When I read South African Street names I often wonder who they were named after, and why their stories have seemingly been so hidden from us. In the case of Jabu Ndlovu Street running down the centre of Pietermaritzburg, what did Jabu Ndlovu do and who was she? Flashes in Her Soul: The Life of Jabu Ndlovu by Jean Fairbairn is the second book in the Hidden Voices series and is the story of Jabu Ndlovu, a shop ste...