Department of Afrikaans and Theory of Literature

Dr M van Graan

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: Afrikaans and Theory of Literature
Tel: 012-429 6253


  • PhD Afrikaans and Dutch
  • MA Afrikaans and Dutch
  • Honns Afrikaans and Dutch
  • BA Language and Literature Studies

Currently teaching

Modules responsible:  AFK4802

Fields of academic interests

  • Ghost stories, both real and fictional, and how they tie in to the South African identity and belief systems

Field of Specialisation

  • Ghost stories and prose in the genres of the gothic and magic realism