Her novel, “How Beautiful We Were,” is a story about how people respond to environmental destruction. It was delayed by the pandemic and before that by the success of her previous book, “Behold the Dreamers.”
The pair, a former legislator and a former African soccer official, collectively face 53 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity for their alleged role in the conflict in the Central African Republic.
The former South African president, tainted by endemic corruption scandals during his tenure, refused to appear before an inquiry panel. The panel’s leader said he would seek a high-court order to imprison Mr. Zuma for contempt.