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First independent DIY book fair in Africa hosted at AVA
Africa, Books, Cape Town, Comics, Events, Uncategorized, Writing

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
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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. […]

“Things even Gonzalez can’t fix” – a riveting memoir by Christy Chilimigras
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“Things even Gonzalez can’t fix” – a riveting memoir by Christy Chilimigras

Christy Chilimigras’ shockingly brilliant and brutally funny debut memoir, “Things even Gonzalez can’t fix”, was recently launched to critical acclaim. It is the story of a 24-year-old Greek South African girl, “growing up in Johannesburg in a space of pure chaos, raised by two addict parents. In reality, Christy, otherwise known […]