|Born||29 May 1935|
Vrede, South Africa
|Died||6 February 2015(aged 79)|
|Notable works||A Dry White Season|
An Act of Terror
A Chain of Voices
André Philippus Brink, OIS (29 May 1935 – 6 February 2015) was a South African novelist. He wrote in both Afrikaans and English and was a Professor of English at the University of Cape Town.
Brink died on 6 February 2015 at the age of 79 on a flight from Belgium, where he had received an honorary doctorate from the Belgian Francophone Université Catholique de Louvain, to South Africa.
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- ↑ "RIP Andre Brink (1935 – 2015)". BooksLive. Retrieved 7 February 2015.