Hutchinson, Alfred

About Alfred Hutchinson

Biography (Encyclopædia Britannica)

Biography (South African History Online)

La Guma, Alex. “In Memory of Hutch: Alfred Hutchinson (South Africa).” Lotus, vol. 17, 1973

Mokgothi, Henry. “Alfred Hutchinson – A Profile.” African Communist, vol. 52, 1973

“Alfred Hutchinson.” Sechaba: Official Organ of the African National Congress of South Africa, vol. 7, no. 2, 1973



Lee, Richard Henry. “The Availing Struggle.” America, vol. 104, no. 22, 1961



Prabhakar, M., and K. Ram Mohan. “Human Rights and South African Literature.” International Journal on Multicultural Literature, vol. 9, no. 2, 2019

Gray, Stephen. “Both Sides of Alfred Hutchinson's Road to Ghana: An Immoral Love Story with Hazel Goodwin.” English Academy Review, vol. 29, no. 2, 2012

Ahlman, Jeffrey S. "Road to Ghana: Nkrumah, Southern Africa and the Eclipse of a Decolonizing Africa." Kronos, vol. 37, 2011

Gurney, Christabel. "'A Great Cause': The Origins of the Anti-Apartheid Movement, June 1959 - March 1960." Journal of Southern African Studies, vol. 26, no. 1, 2000

Sheckels, Theodore F. The Lion on the Freeway: A Thematic Introduction to Contemporary South African Literature in English, 1999

Jacobs, J. U. "The Blues: An Afro-American Matrix for Black South African Writing ." English in Africa, vol. 16, no. 2, 1989

Afejuku, Tony E. “Exile and the South African Writer: Alfred Hutchinson's Road to Ghana.” Présence Africaine, vol. 148, no. 4, 1988

Mphahlele, Es'Kia. "Africa in Exile." Daedalus, vol. 111, no. 2, 1982

Burness, Donald. "Six Responses To Apartheid." Présence Africaine, vol. 76, 1970

Anderson, Susan. "Something in Me Died; Autobiographies of South African Writers in Exile." Books Abroad, vol. 44, no. 3, 1970

Brutus, Dennis. "Protest against Apartheid: Alan Paton, Nadine Gordimer, Athol Fugard, Alfred Hutchinson and Arthur Nortje." Protest and Conflict in African Literature, Pieterse (ed.), 1969

Lindfors, Bernth. "Post-War Literature in English by African Writers from South Africa: A Study of the Effects of Environment upon Literature." Phylon, vol. 27, no. 1, 1966



Autobiography/Life Writing

Road to Ghana (1960)



Fusane’s Trial (1965)

The Rain-Killers: A Play in Four Acts (1964)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

As Editor: They Spoke of Freedom: Special Pictorial Issue of the 'Call' Containing a Collection of Photographs Taken at the Congress of the People Which Met at Kliptown, Johannesburg on 25th and 26th June 1955 (1955)


Audio and Audiovisual Material

60th Anniversary of the All African People's Conference (AAPC) Hutchinson Took Part in. YouTube, 22 Jan. 2019