DEATH / OBITUARIES : Prof Harry Garuba has died, according to a statement posted online on Feb. 29, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Prof Harry Garuba, a giant of African letters and literary criticism, as brilliant as he was generous. I’m gutted. We will miss your beautiful mind, your gentle heart, your incredible sense of humour. Rest, my brother, we weep in grief mixed in with gratitude for your life. pic.twitter.com/ArjF5cjLlN
— Pumla Dineo Gqola, PhD (@feminist_rogue) February 29, 2020