Nechama Brodie has written a book which presents a fresher perspective of Cape Town – The Cape Town book.
Brodie is the author of the best-selling book, The Joburg Book.
Talking to John Maytham, Brodie said that she fell in love with Cape Town out of curiosity of wanting to understand some aspects she didn’t like about the city.
The process of understanding the Mother City took Brodie four years which eventually resulted into a book.
Listen to the full conversation below:
This is a book that tells the story of Cape Town that had a majority of a black nation from 1700— Nechama Brodie, author
Cape Town is often praised or accused of being a European city, a very white city and a very segregated city— Nechama Brodie, author