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`The strange life and bloody death of Billy Monk, smalltime crook and drifter, whose rowdy exterior hid a subtle eye for photography.   A few months ago a Cape Town photographer named Jac de Villiers was sorting through some papers in his studio when he discovered a set of files which belonged to a one …

In the Pink

Okay, Lebanon has kibbeh (pine nuts, lean meat, racked wheat), Brussels has tomaat garnaal (shrimp stuffed tomatoes), Barbados has fried flying fish. Cape Town has – wait for it – pink polony. There is hardly a child brought up in the last 20 years who has not tasted it. My mother, a stranger to nutrition, …