That none of his collections were published in apartheid South Africa testifies to the police state's censorship.
Nelson Mandela's release in 1990 was met by an outpouring of poetic celebration both within South Africa and globally.
Race still plays a big part in South African society. Sport is no exception.
Sport participation in South Africa remains rooted in the dilemmas of colonial society. It necessitates an ongoing need for discourse, debate and dialogue on decolonisation in sport history.