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  • 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 – MIRIAM TLALI READING & BOOK CLUB

    THE MIRIAM TLALI READING & BOOK CLUB INVITATION To A Book Discussion with MR FANELE MBALI Date: Saturday, 25 April 2015 Time: 14H00 – 16H00 Venue: Museum Africa, Newtown Cultural Precinct, 121 Bree Street, Newtown Book: Price: R                Books will be available for sale at the event: cash only. Enquiries: The wRite associates, 011 791 […]

  • Call For Submission 2015

    Opening date                                    : 1st April 2015 Closing date                                       : 29th May 2015 Invitation The wRite associates, in partnership with the national Department of Arts and Culture, invite South African writers to submit their work for the South African Literary Awards 2015. Background The main aim of the South African Literary Awards is to pay tribute […]

  • Invitation 28th March 2015

    THE MIRIAM TLALI READING & BOOK CLUB INVITATION Two Book Discussions with SALA 2014 POETRY AWARD WINNERS: THANDI SLIEPEN The Turtle Told Me   PATRICK MAGAISA Mihloti Ya Tingana   Facilitator Dr Paul Nkuna Saturday, 28th March 2015 14H00 – 16H30 Museum Africa Newtown Cultural Precinct 121 Bree Street Newtown     Thandi Sliepen Thandi […]

  • 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 […]

  • Editorial Post Conference

    African Writers Should Write Her Stories, Samia Nkrumah & Minister Mthethwa implores International African Writers Conference Africa will have to dig deep into her reservoirs of knowledge and wisdom if she harbours any intention to undo many years of both colonial intellectual plunder and apartheid exploitation. This realisation became the clarion call at the third […]

  • SALA 2014 Winners

    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 of the wRite associates, launched […]

  • 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, […]