06-10 September 2017

Open Book Festival

05-09 September2018

Diana Ferrus

Diana Ferrus

Diana Ferrus is a writer, poet and storyteller who was born in Worcester. She did her postgraduate studies at the University of the Western Cape in Women’s and Gender Studies. She has published poetry collections in both English and Afrikaans and her poetry and short stories have also been published in different collections. Diana is well-known for her poem, “I’ve come to take you home” which was instrumental in the return of Sarah Baartman’s remains from France in 2002.