Roché Kester brings the Iconic Grounding Sessions stage back for a second year! Featured poets include Dean Bowen, Upile Chisala, Afeefa Omar and Pakama Mlokoti.
To participate in the open mic, please mail email@example.com – LIMITED SPACES!
Don’t miss this showcase of poetry and music, where spoken word and Afro-futurist sound are woven to produce a uniquely South African poetic experience.
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Engage with Siphosethu Phikelela and Imbewu Book Club guests for an hour of ‘The Seed’ poetry production.
Joining her on stage are: Sizeka Bambelo, Palesa Mohlala, Donald Puza, Molupi Lepedi, Yamnkela Jane, Luvuyo Yhusi, Nam Magwala and Mbali Matchess
All ticket sales will go towards Khayelitsha Special School
The next generation of poets takes the stage in a multilingual session they host and curate themselves. Participants all hail from the INKredible poetry workshops for emerging adults hosted by InZync Poetry in Stellenbosch
Akwasi, Dean Bowen and Sjaan Flikweert were part of a 3 day exploration of spaces, language and identity. Join them speaking through their experiences with facilitator, Adrian ‘Diff’ van Wyk.
Other poets who were involved in the process will be reading their work, including Allison-Claire Hoskins, Faye Kabali-Kagwa, Xolisa Mbeleko, Thabiso Nkoana and Katleho Shoro.