07-11 September 2016

Open Book Festival

06-10 September2017

Valda Jansen

Valda Jansen

Valda Jansen was raised in Strand and now lives in Cape Town. She obtained her honours degree in German and taught the subject for several years. Thereafter, she was a journalist, a writer at the SABC and an editor at RSG. Her poetry has been featured in various publications and a short story was published in Boeke-InsigHy kom met die skoenlappers is her debut novel.