Performance of Normal

The Performance of Normal

This is a live recording of an event that took place at Open Book Festival in September 2023.

In this event, Sarah Isaacs, Wisani Mushwana and Gail Schimmel speak to

Sihle-isipho Nontshokweni about the pervasive impacts of shame.

This event was made possible by the support of the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture, the City of Cape Town and the Heinrich Böll Foundation.


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The Performance of Normal