06-10 September 2017

Open Book Festival

05-09 September2018

Gabeba Baderoon

Gabeba Baderoon©Adine SagalynDSC_0078

Gabeba Baderoon is the author of three poetry collections, The Dream in the Next Body, The Museum of Ordinary Life and A Hundred Silences, and is at work on a fourth, Axis and Revolution. She is the recipient of the Daimler Award for South African Poetry and is on the editorial board of the African Poetry Book Fund. Baderoon is an Extraordinary Professor of English at Stellenbosch University and a Fellow of the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study. She co-directs the African Feminist Initiative at Pennsylvania State University.