06-10 September 2017

Open Book Festival

06-10 September2017

Dorothy Dyer

dorothy dyer

Dorothy Dyer is a former English teacher who taught at a range of South African high schools. Her passion for getting her students to read was the impetus for the establishment of Cover2Cover Books and ultimately the idea behind the FunDza Literacy Trust mobi site. Dorothy is also the author of teen novels and textbooks, and has run numerous workshops to test materials and to develop students’ writing. She has a Masters in Applied Language and Literacy Studies, and also a Masters in Creative Writing, both through UCT.

Twitter: @DorothyDyer