Books

The South African Book Fair 2019

The South African Book Fair 2019

The South African Book Fair will ignite Constitution Hill with meaningful and riveting topical discussions at this year’s South African Book Fair, happening from 6 to 8 September 2019.

Breastfeeding 101 | By Leah Hawker

Breastfeeding 101 | By Leah Hawker

Independent photographer Leah Hawker challenges the negative attributes often associated with breastfeeding in her self-motivated pro bono project and book titled ‘Breastfeeding 101’

Jack Ginsberg Centre for Book Arts Opening Exhibition

Jack Ginsberg Centre for Book Arts Opening Exhibition

The Wits Art Museum presents the new Jack Ginsberg Centre for Book Arts. Artist’s books are artworks in the form of books rather than books about art. Art collector and philanthropist Jack Ginsberg began collecting in this field in the early 1970’s, almost from the inception of this contemporary art […]

First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA

First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA

The first independent DIY book fair in Africa was hosted at The Association for Visual Arts (AVA) in collaboration with artist Jared Aufrichtig. The event formed part of the ending of the AVA’s winter production: Com!cs.   With free admission, live music and a laid-back atmosphere it encouraged Capetonians to […]

Debut Novel of Rutendo Tavengerwei Aims to Inspire Hope

Debut Novel of Rutendo Tavengerwei Aims to Inspire Hope

Rutendo Tavengerwei’s debut novel, Hope is Our Only Wing, aims to inspire hope with an honest look at life growing up in Zimbabwe. The story follows Shamiso and Tanyaradzwa, two young Zimbabwean girls, who have to navigate life through painful experience – Shamiso losing her father while Tanyaradzwa was diagnosed with cancer. […]