06-10 September 2017

Open Book Festival

06-10 September2017

Changes to the Programme – 4 September

Please be aware that there have been some changes to the Open Book Festival programme.
WEDNESDAY THE 6TH SEPTEMBER
10.00 – 11.00: ADDITIONAL EVENT
NO HOLY COWS: R45
VYTJIE MENTOR SPEAKS TO JAN-JAN JOUBERT ABOUT HER BOOK
VENUE: FUGARD THEATRE
 
10.00 – 11.00: INTEGRATION COMPLEXITIES
THE VENUE FOR THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED FROM FUGARD STUDIO TO A4 ARTS FOUNDATION – GROUND
 
10.00 – […]

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CHANGES TO THE PROGRAMME

PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE FOLLOWING CHANGES TO #OBF2017
WEDNESDAY THE 6TH SEPTEMBER
10.00 – 11.00: ADDITIONAL EVENT
NO HOLY COWS: R45
VYTJIE MENTOR SPEAKS TO JAN-JAN JOUBERT ABOUT HER BOOK
VENUE: FUGARD THEATRE
WEDNESDAY THE 6TH SEPTEMBER
10.00 – 11.00: INTEGRATION COMPLEXITIES
THE VENUE FOR THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED FROM FUGARD STUDIO TO A4 ARTS FOUNDATION – GROUND
WEDNESDAY THE 6TH SEPTEMBER

10.00 – […]

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Open Book & the Power of Poetry

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival
6 – 10 September 2017
#cocreatePOETICA – all you need to know!

PLEASE NOTE: OUR PRINTED PROGRAMME IS NOW AVAILABLE AT THE BOOK LOUNGE!
We are delighted to be collaborating with #cocreateSA on the 2017 edition of #cocreatePOETICA.
The festival is packed full of poetry events that […]

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The 2017 Programme is Live!

It’s that time of the year when we unveil the events we’ve spent so long working on! We hope you like it as much as we do.
To view the programme on our website, click here.
We know that many prefer to download the programme and we will have a PDF available for download in the very […]

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Open Book Festival – Get Reading!

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival

6 – 10 September 2017

Thank you to all who supported the Thundafund Campaign! If anyone meant to donate and missed the deadline, please do get in touch with us directly.

We are very happy to announce that we are again working with our headline […]

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Open Book 2017

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival

6 – 10 September 2017

LET THE READING BEGIN!

The first announcement of the year is always a big moment for us. Finally we can share our excitement with the public and conversations we have been having are suddenly so much bigger. We’re going to […]

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Open Book 2016 – Additional events and changes

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival
7 – 11 September 2016
 LOOK AT THE PROGRAMME HERE!

As always, the moment we send out the finalised programme to get printed, several changes happen!
Please note these are up on our website and we will be sending updates, but we aren’t able to make […]

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CHANGES TO THE PROGRAMME 2016

CHANGES TO THE PROGRAMME
WEDNESDAY THE 7TH SEPTEMBER

17.30 – 19.00: ON MY MIND: WHITENESS

NATHAN TAYLOR IS INCLUDED ON THIS PANEL

20.00 – 21.30: AFRIKAAPS AND HIP HOP

PROF ADAM HAUPT WILL BE CHAIRING THIS EVENT
THURSDAY THE 8TH SEPTEMBER

10.00 – 11.00: ADDITIONAL EVENT

PRAVIN GORDHAN SPEAKS: JUSTICE MALALA INTERVIEWS THE MINISTER OF FINANCE WITH PLENTY OF TIME FOR […]

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OBF2016!

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival

7 – 11 September 2016

HERE ARE SOME OF THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO WILL BE JOINING US!

Some of you may have noticed names popping up on our website over the past few days…you can expect many more in the coming weeks, but for […]

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World Book Day Celebrations

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival
 7 – 11 September 2016
With World Book Day around the corner, we’re delighted to have a week packed full of events running from 19 – 23 April.
We’ll be focusing on a full day programme on the 22nd of April at the newly opened […]

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