Dedicated to keeping his legacy of literary giant Prof Keorapetse Kgositsile alive, poets have participated in a number of events in his honour.
We started the year on an amazing note, at the Market Theatre Lab. Congratulations to all the winners for 2017’s WNS Awards.
Directed by Thando Mgqolozana and curated by Panashe Chigumadzi, the inaugural Abantu Book Festival will be held in Soweto from 6 – 10 December, and by the looks of the […]
With only a few hours before Mandisa “Poefficient” Vundla‘s appearance at the last show of the OUT THERE SESSIONS: POETRY AND JAZZ IN ORBIT for the year, we sat down […]
On Wednesday, 7 October, Johannesburg poetry lovers should brace themselves to be ignited by an event that showcases the incredible mind of worldwide poetry phenomenon, Warsan Shire. The poet will be in Johannesburg for a one-night only conversation about literature, life, and her personal take on being a feminist icon for so many young women. Warsan is hailed as the voice of a generation.
The month of August looks like a poetry market place from here. With the Word N Sound Poetry League two months away from festival and the launch of Lesego Rampolokeng’s […]