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City Lovers

A Flash of Fireflies Episode 2 of 3

Marking Nobel Laureate Nadine Gordimer's death in July, the second of three stories from her remarkable career as a writer and political activist.

In this story of forbidden love, set during apartheid in South Africa and first published in 1975, an Austrian geologist falls foul of the country's Immorality Act.


Read by Alice Krige
Abridged and produced by Gemma Jenkins.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Sun 7 Sep 2014 00:30


Role Contributor
ReaderAlice Krige
ProducerGemma Jenkins
AbridgerGemma Jenkins
AuthorNadine Gordimer