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  • Press Release: 03 May 2021

    Media Statement Released by the wRite associates 03/05/2021 THE 2021 SOUTH AFRICAN LITERARY AWARDS (SALA) CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS CLOSES ON 7TH MAY 2021 This is a final reminder for the submission of nominations for the 16th South African Literary Awards. The closing date is in three days’ time: 24H00, midnight on 7th May 2021. Until […]

  • Press Release: 10 March 2021

    Media Release Released by the wRite associates 10/03/2021 DEADLINE EXTENSION OF THE 2021 SOUTH AFRICAN LITERARY AWARDS (SALA) CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS TO 7TH MAY 2021 The closing date of the 16thSouth African Literary Awards has been extended to the 7th May 2021. “This is to allow more time to facilitate the submissions for the new […]

  • MEDIA RELEASE

    A Giant Has Fallen The South African Literary Award (SALA), an initiative of the wRite associates, express our heartfelt condolences at the passing on of Dr Aaron Gubudla Malindzisa, aged 76. Dr Malindzisa has been a member of the SALA family as both an Afrikaans and Siswati languages Adjudicator since 2006. Malindzisa was a prolific […]

  • Press Release – 05 October 2020

    For immediate release (05 October 2020) SALA CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF ADVANCING OUR LITERARY HERITAGE: THE 2020 SHORTLIST IS ANNOUNCED Celebrating 15 years of growth and exhilarating success, the South African Literary Awards (SALA), announces the 2020 shortlist of nominees today. The list of nominees reflects the transformative nature not only of SALA, but the […]

  • SALA 2020 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS CLOSING DATE POSTPONED TO 29TH MAY 2020

    PRESS RELEASE For immediate release Released by the wRite associates 14 April 2020 SALA 2020 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS CLOSING DATE POSTPONED TO 29TH MAY 2020 Due to the Covid19 Lockdown in South Africa, which affected our books submission process, the South African Literary Awards took a decision to extend the call for submissions period for a […]

  • Press Release – 18 February 2020

    The Miriam Tllai Reading and Book Club joins the world in celebrating International Mother
    Language Day, 22nd February 2020, 13H00 to 15H00 at the wRite associates, 74 Mimosa
    Road, Randpark Ridge,

  • Press Release – October 2019

    Press Release The Miriam Tlali Reading and book Club to look at the man who founded ANC It is well known that the African National Congress (ANC) was formed in 1912 and is considered the oldest political organisation on the African continent. What is often not widely known is that the person who founded it […]

  • Press Release – 1 August 2019

    Press Release  Immediate Release Miriam Tlali Reading and Book Club to reflect on “Women in Waiting” During Apartheid hundreds of South African women were separated interminably from their husbands by the migrant labour system, political exile, activism and imprisonment, or by their partners’ fecklessness thus they waited without duration for them. As we celebrate women’s […]

  • Press Release – 09 July 2019

    Press Release Immediate Release Released by the wRite associates – 09 July 2019  The Miriam Tlali Reading and Book Club Celebrates Natalia Molebatsi, a South African writer, performance poet and cultural worker. Taking place on the 20th July 2019, at the wRite associates offices, 74 Mimosa Road, Randpark Ridge, Johannesburg, the discussion will focus on […]