06-10 September 2017

Open Book Festival

06-10 September2017

Nomavenda Mathiane

Nomavenda Mathiane

Nomavenda Mathiane is a journalist who has worked for most major South African newspapers. She cut her teeth at The World during the turbulent
student uprisings of 1976, and later joined Frontline magazine where she specialised in writing about life in South African townships. She is the
author of Beyond the Headlines and South Africa: Diary of Troubled Times. Eyes in the Night will be published in 2016.