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The 15 Best Local Book Covers of 2014: Do you agree with our selection? fb.me/1Wv6i6zjB

We have great news for fans of Broken Monsters author…

DC Comics to Publish Special Wonder Woman Comic Set in Africa, Written by Lauren Beukes

We have great news for fans of Broken Monsters author Lauren Beukes:

In April this year, DC Comics will be releasing a special edition of Wonder …


 
Steve Hofmeyr is nie vanjaar welkom by die Absa Klein…

Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees: Vat jou goed en trek, Steve Hofmeyr

 
Steve Hofmeyr is nie vanjaar welkom by die Absa Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees nie.

Die KKNK het op Donderdag, 22 Januarie, ’n verklaring uitgereik op …

Following the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos earlier…

Jay Naidoo Comments on the World Economic Forum in Davos and the Recent Oxfam Report

Following the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos earlier this month and Oxfam's alarming report on the share of wealth globally, Jay Naidoo was …


 
Alert! Cape Town-based Dutch poet Alfred Schaffer has won the…

Alfred Schaffer Wins the 2014 Awater Poetry Prize for Mens dier ding

 
Alert! Cape Town-based Dutch poet Alfred Schaffer has won the 2014 Awater Poetry Prize for his latest anthology, Mens dier ding.

Schaffer's latest publication was selected …

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Joshua Maserow Reviews Interviews with Neville Alexander by Brigitta Busch, Lucijan Busch and Karen Press

Interviews with Neville Alexander: The Power of Languages Against the Language of Power Verdict: carrot Interviews with Neville Alexander is a coruscating introduction to the life and work of a struggle hero. Alexander’s desire to be a citizen of a free and democratic South

Herman Lategan resenseer Die vierde stem deur Francois Bloemhof

Die vierde stem Uitspraak: houtwortel Hierdie sielkundige riller lees te lig, te middelmoot, soos ’n vermoeide skrywer se broodskrywery (potboiler), of pulp­lektuur wat jy op die lughawe koop om sommer tjoef-tjaf tussen slapies op

Pieter Malan resenseer World War One and the People of South Africa, Louis Botha's War en nóg

World War One and the People of South Africa Uitspraak: wortels Dis moeilik om aan enigiets te dink wat ’n groter invloed op die gang van die geskiedenis het as oorlog. Soveel te meer as dit ’n konflik is wat,

Find Your Bookish Match at the Exclusive Books Valentine’s Day Speed Dating Event in Johannesburg

Succeed at Speed Dating Exclusive Books invites you to a special Valentine’s Day Speed Dating event. Bring your favourite book and find your perfect match on Thursday, 12 February, at Life Grand Café in Hyde

Join Jade de Waal for a Valentine's Day Food Jam For Singles in Cape Town!

Food Jamming with Jade Jade de Waal, Masterchef SA season 1 contestant and author of Food Jamming with Jade, is hosting a Valentine's Day Food Jam for Singles. De Waal's Food Jams are social events

Don't Miss the Other People's Memories Exhibition at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg

Six Drawing Lessons The Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg is putting on an exhibition called Other People's Memories from Wednesday, 28 January, until Thursday, 26 February. The exhibition includes, among others, works by William Kentridge

Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees: Vat jou goed en trek, Steve Hofmeyr

Steve Hofmeyr 50   Steve Hofmeyr is nie vanjaar welkom by die Absa Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees nie. Die KKNK het op Donderdag, 22 Januarie, ’n verklaring uitgereik op hul amptelike Facebook-blad wat lui:

Video: Andries Bezuidenhout gesels oor die Walter Meyer-uitstalling by die Everard Read-galery in Johannesburg

Veelvuldige gebruike vir huishoudelike toestelle Andries Bezuidenhout, musikant en skrywer van die besonderse digbundel Veelvuldige gebruike vir huishoudelike toestelle, is ook 'n gerekende kunstenaar en professor in Sosiologie aan die Universiteit van die Witwatersrand. 'n Uitstalling

Video: Richard September vertel vir Renata Redelinghuys alles wat jy moet weet oor Rondomskrik

Spoorvat Rachelle Greeff, outeur van Die naaimasjien en bydraer tot Spoorvat, se bekroonde toneelstuk Rondomskrik speel een van die dae by die US Woordfees. Die teks neem die moord en verkragting

Joshua Maserow Reviews Interviews with Neville Alexander by Brigitta Busch, Lucijan Busch and Karen Press

Interviews with Neville Alexander: The Power of Languages Against the Language of Power Verdict: carrot Interviews with Neville Alexander is a coruscating introduction to the life and work of a struggle hero. Alexander’s desire to be a citizen of a free and democratic South

15 Up-and-coming SA Sports Stars, Including Bafana Youngster Rivaldo Coetzee

When the Lions Came to Town Luke Alfred, sports journalist and author of When the Lions Came to Town: The 1974 Rugby Tour to South Africa, has compiled a list of 15 South African sports stars

The Homeless Women of Victoria Mxenge: From Saving 50 Cents a Day to Building 5000 Houses

The Victoria Mxenge Housing Project In an article for the Daily Maverick, Rebecca Davis shares the story of The Victoria Mxenge Housing Project by Salma Ismail, which is hot off the UCT Press. The book tells

Travel and Nature

Potgooi: Niekie van den Berg gesels oor kloofstap wat tans verbode is by alle SANParke

National Parks and Nature Reserves ’n Nederlandse toeris het verlede jaar ’n besering opgedoen nadat hy na bewering aan kloofstap deelgeneem het. Niekie van den Berg het met berggidsopleidingsbeampte Walther Meyer en Andile Namtu, sake-ontwikkelingsbestuurder

Potgooi: Niekie van den Berg gesels oor kloofstap wat tans verbode is by alle SANParke

National Parks and Nature Reserves ’n Nederlandse toeris het verlede jaar ’n besering opgedoen nadat hy na bewering aan kloofstap deelgeneem het. Niekie van den Berg het met berggidsopleidingsbeampte Walther Meyer en Andile Namtu, sake-ontwikkelingsbestuurder

Vote for Your Favourite Local Bird in BirdLife SA's Fun and Feathery Poll

Sasol Birds of Southern Africa Are you a Bokmakierie, or more a Cape Sparrow kind of person? Do you fancy a Drakensberg Rockjumper or a Grey Go-away Bird? Vote for your favourite! With over 800 species

Green and Lifestyle

Try These Recipes for Braaied Aubergine from Mellissa Bushby's Fresh from the Vegetarian Kitchen

Fresh from the Vegetarian Kitchen Get It recently shared two recipes for delicious aubergine marinades from Mellissa Bushby's Fresh from the Vegetarian Kitchen. It took a long time for her family to discover aubergines, Bushby says,

What to Expect from Justin Bonello's Upcoming Book: Road Tunes, Rules for Beer Pong and More (Video)

Cooked in the Karoo Awesome road tunes, tips for choosing your travelling companions carefully, rules for beer pong and of course good food – expect all this and more from Justin Bonello's upcoming book,

Join Jade de Waal for a Valentine's Day Food Jam For Singles in Cape Town!

Food Jamming with Jade Jade de Waal, Masterchef SA season 1 contestant and author of Food Jamming with Jade, is hosting a Valentine's Day Food Jam for Singles. De Waal's Food Jams are social events