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Gabeba is the author of The Dream in the Next Body (2005), The Museum of Ordinary Life (2005), and A Hundred Silences (2006). The Dream in the Next Body was named a Notable Book of 2005 by the Sunday Independent in South Africa and was a Sunday Times Recommended Book. A Hundred Silences was selected for Exclusive Books Homebru in 2006, and was short-listed for the 2007 University of Johannesburg Prize. In 2005, Gabeba received the DaimlerChrysler Award for South African Poetry and held the Guest Writer Fellowship at the Nordic Africa Institute, the second person after Ama Ata Aidoo to receive this honour. Gabeba is the recipient of a Civitella Ranieri Fellowship for 2008. Her poetry appears in the anthologies Worldscapes (Oxford University Press, 2005), Ten Hallam Poets (Mews Press, 2005), Voices from All Over (Oxford University Press, 2006) and Birds in Words (Umuzi/Random House, 2006) and in journals in South Africa, the United States and Europe, and in translation in Karavan and Post Scriptum ( Stockholm), Cumhuriyet (Istanbul) and Adamar (Madrid). The Silence Before Speaking , a volume of her poetry translated into Swedish is forthcoming from Tranan publishers. Her fiction appears in Chimurenga magazine, Twist, a short story anthology (Oshun Books, 2006) and Cape Town Calling (Tafelberg, 2007). Gabeba is also a scholar, and has written for the media. Details of her academic writing and her articles in the Sunday Independent, Mail & Guardian, Oprah and Real Simple magazines can also be found on .

Gabeba has been a featured poet in the 16 Days of Activism readings with Malika Ndlovu, Diana Ferrus, Sandile Dikeni and Antjie Krog, and in festivals such as Poetry on the Road in Bremen, Weltklang in Berlin, Poetry Africa in Durban and the Stockholm Poetry Festival. In 2006, Gabeba read at Poetry International in Rotterdam, the Bristol Poetry Festival and Poetry International on the South Bank in London. She has also read in prestigious literary series such as the Achebe Fellowship Series at Bard College, the Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series at the University of Pittsburgh, and with Cecil Giscombe in the Allegheny Mountain Series at Pennsylvania State University. In 2007 she has read at the Spier Poetry Festival in Cape Town, curated by Antjie Krog, the Winternachten festival in Aruba and Curacao, the Calabash International Literary Festival in Jamaica and with Galway Kinnell in the Off the Shelf festival in Sheffield on 13 October.


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