For the 26th consecutive year, the Poetry Africa festival, sets the stage for poetry from South Africa and around the world. Presented by the Centre for Creative Arts at the University of Kwazulu-Natal, this unique event takes place from 6 to 16 October 2022 in Johannesburg...

On 29 September 2022, Poet Xabiso Vili, winner of the Poetry Africa Slam Competition (2021), represented South Africa in the final of the World Slam Poetry Competition in Brussels, competing against slam poets from 40 nations across the globe. After leaving a great impression on...

With the fourth anniversary of the iconic and internationally beloved South African musician and cultural activist Hugh Masekela’s passing approaching, the Hugh Masekela Foundation brings us THE HUGH MASEKELA HERITAGE FESTIVAL. Expect a line-up that features music, dance, and spoken word. This year’s audience will...

Valeria Geselev interviews Nokulunga Zondo, a nurse who wrote a poem that inspired a traveling group exhibition. What started with her frustration with the South African peculiar custom of white curtains, reveals the power of art as social commentary....

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