Times bestselling author and South African native, will be
coming to the University of West Georgia's Campus Center Ballroom on Wednesday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss his life
Mathabane, who grew up in South Africa during apartheid, has written several books, including his autobiography, which ranked No. 3 on the New York Times bestsellers list. He has also made appearances on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live and many other television programs.
His story of triumph against all odds has inspired people worldwide. His novels have been translated into several languages, and his journey to America has touched the hearts of readers.