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Poetica

Ukombela

  • Date: 07/09/2019
  • Venue: HCC Workshop
  • Time: 14.00 - 15.00
  • Price: R45
  • Tickets: Required

Join C.Y.P.H.E.R. for the launch of their 2019 poetry anthology, Ukombela, published by Kwasukela Books. The audience is invited on a spiritual journey through the poetry and musicality of heritage, healing and family

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Poetry Yoga

  • Date: 08/09/2019
  • Venue: A4 Workshop
  • Time: 10.00 - 11.00
  • Price: R100
  • Tickets: Required

Linda Kaoma and Kafui Awoonor explore the shape of words and narratives within our bodies by bringing poetry and yoga together. Beginners welcome and you do not need to be in yoga clothes to enjoy!

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Where is your Well?

  • Date: 08/09/2019
  • Venue: HCC Gallery
  • Time: 12.00 - 13.00
  • Price: Free entry
  • Tickets: Required

How do creative and therapeutic tools help us transform unsafe spaces and grow wellness and resilience. Participating poets and public are invited to share experiences and poetry that has emerged from 3 poetry journeys

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Paramedics, Poetry & Film

  • Date: 08/09/2019
  • Venue: A4 Workshop
  • Time: 14.00 - 15.30
  • Price: R45
  • Tickets: Required

Join paramedic Moira Louw, Director of the Western Cape Emergency Medical Services, Shaheem De Vries, filmmakers Leanne Brady and Khalid Shamis, and poet Toni Stuart for a screening of two short films followed by a roundtable discussion about using film and poetry to tell the human stories of paramedics working on the front line

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