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  • PRESS RELEASE – 22 May 2019

    PRESS RELEASE IMMEDIATE RELEASE Miriam Tlali Reading and Book Club joins the world in celebrating Africa Month, 26th May 2019, at 13H00 to 15H00, 74 Mimosa Road, Randpark Ridge, Johannesburg The month of May is recognised as Africa month – a time when the continent of Africa commemorates the founding of the Organisation of African Unity […]

  • Press Release For immediate release (11/03/2019)

    Press Release For immediate release (11/03/2019) Released by the wRite associates Putting Indigenous Languages at the Centre of Dialogue, the Miriam Tlali Reading and Book Club will host a panel discussion on the 16th of March under the theme “Literacy in Indigenous Languages as the Foundation of Community, Economic, Social and Political Development. Fluency in […]

  • PRESS RELEASE: 28th September 2018

    The 2018 South African Literary Awards Announces Nominees, Launches 2 Additional Categories, Names New Poet Laureate Celebrating 13th anniversary of their existence, the South African Literary Awards (SALA) have shortlisted twenty three (23) authors from a total of just under two hundred (200) submissions received for 2018. The winners will be announced at a glittering awards […]

  • PRESS RELEASE: 6 August 2018

    PRESS RELEASE Release Date: 6 August 2018 (Immediate Release) Released by the wRite associates and partners. The 7th annual Africa Century International African Writers Conference (ACIAWC) Call for Papers is now open. Papers and panel proposals, interpreting the theme “Unifying Africa: Writing and reading in African languages” are invited. Delivered by the wRite associates in […]

  • Press Release – 13 October 2017

    Press Release For immediate release: 13 October 2017 Issued by the wRite associates Twenty eight (28) South Africa’s authors are shortlisted for the 2017 South African Literary Awards (SALA). 2017 marks the highest milestone of South African Literary Awards (SALA), as the shortlist includes, for the first time, the !Xam and !Kun languages. Listed under […]

  • Press Release – 13 October 2017

    Press Release For immediate release: 13 October 2017 Issued by the wRite associates Twenty eight (28) South Africa’s authors are shortlisted for the 2017 South African Literary Awards (SALA). 2017 marks the highest milestone of South African Literary Awards (SALA), as the shortlist includes, for the first time, the !Xam and !Kun languages. Listed under […]

  • Press release – 11 October 2017

    Press release For immediate release: 11 October 2017 South Africa’s National Poet Laureate, Prof Keorapetse Kgositsile, will be honoured the third time running by a lecture in his name, by the wRite associates and the Department of Afrikaans and Theory of Literature, UNISA, at Keorapetse Kgositsile 3rd annual lecture, delivered by the legendary author, poet, […]

  • The 2016 South African Literary Awards Nominees

    PRESS RELEASE 7th October 2016 The 2016 South African Literary Awards Nominees Are Announced. Celebrating 11th anniversary of their existence, the South African Literary Awards (SALA) have shortlisted eighteen (18) authors from a total of one hundred and thirty-two (132) submissions received for 2016. The winners will be announced at a glittering awards ceremony on […]

  • Media Release – PROF PITIKA NTULI, SCULPTOR,POET, WRITER ANDACADEMIC DELIVERS THE 3RD HUGH MASEKELA ANNUAL LECTURE

    Media Release            Media Release            Media Release PROF PITIKA NTULI, SCULPTOR,POET, WRITER ANDACADEMIC DELIVERS THE 3RD HUGH MASEKELA ANNUAL LECTURE “My biggest obsession is to show Africans and the world who the people of Africa really are.” Hugh RamapoloMasekela In honour of Bro Hugh Masekela– the world-renowned flugelhornist, trumpeter, bandleader, composer, singer, social, cultural and political […]

  • Press Release: SALA honoured fourteen South Africa’s authors

    Press Release SALA honoured fourteen South Africa’s authors at the 10th South African Literary Awards on the 7th November 2015, Tshwane Events centre, Pretoria. Receiving the awards were: CATEGORY LANGUAGE NAME & SURNAME BOOK TITLE/ OEUVRE 1. First-time Published Author Award English Carol Campbell   My Children Have Faces 2. k Sello Duiker Memorial Literary […]