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  • Hugh Masekela Annual Lecture In Kampala

    Ugandan Musician & Jazz Master Saxophonist, Isaiah Katumwa delivers the Inaugural Hugh Masekela Annual Lecture Beyond South African Borders “My biggest obsession is to show Africans and the world who the people of Africa really are.” Hugh Ramapolo Masekela Highly successful septuagenarian music legend Hugh Masekela remains a shining light in the world music stage. […]

  • Declaration Against Afrophobia/Xenophobia/Misanthropy

    25 April 2015, Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, Houghton, Joburg We, the people gathered here today, as here undersigned, comprising:   Writers Artists Poets Activists Academics Students and children Lawyers Theatre practitioners Performers Dancers Storytellers Filmmakers Photographers Video producers, Craftmakers Administrators Wish to state unequivocally that we are part and parcel of the African communities […]

  • Press Release: Hugh Masekela Annual Lecture In Kampala

    Ugandan Musician & Jazz Master Saxophonist, Isaiah Katumwa delivers the Inaugural Hugh Masekela Annual Lecture Beyond South African Borders “My biggest obsession is to show Africans and the world who the people of Africa really are.” Hugh Ramapolo Masekela Highly successful septuagenarian music legend Hugh Masekela remains a shining light in the world music stage. […]

  • Press release for immediate release

    As South Africa marks her 21st anniversary of freedom and democracy, she also joins the world in celebration of the UNESCO-declared International Jazz Day on the 30th April 2015 and May 2015 as Africa Month. The wRite associates, in partnership with the State Theatre and Music Academy of Gauteng, will present the International Jazz Day, […]

  • Invitation

    THE MIRIAM TLALI READING & BOOK CLUB Invites you to a book discussion with the author, Mandla Langa Book title:   Facilitator: Duma Ndlovu Date: Saturday, 21 February 2015 Time: 14H00 – 16H30 Venue: Museum Africa, Newtown Cultural Precinct, 121 Bree Street, Newtown About the book: The Texture of Shadows is set at the turn […]

  • SALA Finalists Announcement

    MEDIA RELEASE 14th November 2014 Somali-born Author Scoops Prestigious South African Lifetime Achievement Literary Award Novelist Nuruddin Farah (69) won this year’s South African Literary Awards’ (SALA) Lifetime Achievement Award category. The award presentation was held at the National Library of South Africa, Tshwane, where eleven other winners received their accolades. SALA is a project […]

  • Beautifull Fools an anthology of Poems by Ernest Khosa

    Beautifull Fools is an anthology of Poems by Ernest Khosa., a University of Manchester trained international development finance specialist and a former Chief Executive of two state institutions in South Africa.The title is borrowed from one of the poems. It is a poem that celebrates the physical beauty and the economic resourcefulness of the African continent, […]