Coming up: Zukiswa Wanner at Open Book Festival
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Coming up: Zukiswa Wanner at Open Book Festival

This coming week, ZUKISWA WANNER will be in Cape Town for the annual Open Book Festival.

Open Book Festival will take place from the 5th to the 9th of September at the Fugard Theatre. The feast full of literarty includes some of our faves like Niq Mhlongo, Sue Nyathi, Noziwe Cynthia Jele, Angela Makholwa, Pumla Gqola,  to name a fewand many more wonderful authors. The full programme is on the OBF site.

To catch Zukiswa Wanner, see her programmed after the jump.

BORDERS OF THE FUTURE

  • Date: 09/09/2018
  • Venue: Fugard Studio
  • Time: 12.00 – 13.00
  • Price: R45

Chiké Frankie Edozien, Ijangolet Ogwang and Zukiswa Wanner explore Pan Africanism in the company of Efemia Chela

 

LIVING OUT MY SUITCASE

  • Date: 07/09/2018
  • Venue: A4 Ground
  • Time: 18.00 – 19.00
  • Price: R45

Maskarm Haile, Niq Mhlongo and Zukiswa Wanner speak to Yewande Omotoso about the life of a travelling writer

 

SPARKING CONVERSATIONS

  • Date: 08/09/2018
  • Venue: Fugard Studio
  • Time: 12.00 – 13.00
  • Price: R45

Lesley Nneka Arimah, Nozizwe Cynthia Jele and Zukiswa Wanner speak to Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela about writing books that get you talking

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WRITERSPORTS: CRINGE FACTOR

  • Date: 09/09/2018
  • Venue: Fugard Studio
  • Time: 16.00 – 17.00
  • Price: R45

Behind every success are 100 embarrassing failures. Nick Mulgrew plumbs the depths of great writers’ bad first attempts with Mohale Mashigo, Wamuwi Mbao, Mbongeni Nomkonwana, Ijangolet Ogwang, Adam Smyer and Zukiswa Wanner

Thanks to Kaweco for their sponsorship of an awesome pen as the prize for the winner! Thanks also to Kaweco stockists, Deckle Edge.

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Book tickets for events on openbookfestival.co.za or at Webtickets.


Order a copy of Hardly Working: A Travel Memoir of Sorts directly from our online shop, and from all good bookstores like African Flavour Books, Clarke’s Books, Book Lounge, Love Books, Adams Books, Van Schaik and Exclusive Books – if they don’t have it, ask them to order it from us.