This multilingual poetry production explores our personal, historical, socio-economic and spiritual relationships to water in the Mother City. Why did it refuse to rain for 2 years? What might happen if we don’t listen to the water? And how can we learn to care for it anew? With Pieter Odendaal, Lwanda Sindaphi, Toni Stuart and […]
Spoken word fire by Oyinkan Braithwaite, Mercury, Julie Nxadi and Shirmoney Rhode. MC: Allison-Claire Hoskins
Join the fabulous Roché Kester on the iconic Grounding Sessions stage for a blend of open mic and featured guests.
Featured poets: Mackenzie Berry, Diana Ferrus, Jitsvinger, Sisipho Makambi and Winslow Schalkwyk.
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Come and support the finalists in this poetry-speaking competition targeting high school learners, reciting well-known international and contemporary South African poems! Poetry for Life was introduced in South Africa in 2015, and is linked to similar competitions in the USA, Canada, England, Ireland, Scotland & the Caribbean
Join Primrose Mrwebi and the young poets she has been mentoring for a curated open mic session
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Join the Lingua Franca artists on a poetic exploration of how fatherlessness haunts young Black fathers. Featured Poets: Anele Kose, Khanyiso Mabodla, Mbongeni Nomkonwana and Lwanda Sindaphi. Band: Ginger Lubengu, Babalwa Makwetu, Luvo Miselo, Zama Qambi and Litha Xabadiya