Bitter Fruit Summary
Achmat Dangor

Everything you need to understand or teach Bitter Fruit by Achmat Dangor.

  • Bitter Fruit Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Bitter Fruit Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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  • ...and more

Bitter Fruit Summary

Bitter Fruit is the story of a family trying to come to grips with the past. Living in post-apartheid South Africa, one day Silas Ali comes face-to-face with the man, Du Boise, who raped his wife Lydia nearly twenty years ago. This encounter throws the Ali family into a downward spiral as each member tries to come to terms with what happened.

Under the apartheid regime, Silas worked for in the...

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