Writer’s Block: Kagiso Molope

Writer’s Block is a video series compiled by MindMapSA. Here we speak to wordsmiths about their creative process, their favourite works and the issues facing the contemporary literary scene. In the fifth episode, South African  author Kagiso Molope discusses one of her favourite writers, her creative process the South Africa’s obsession with race.

Writer’s Block: Zukiswa Wanner

Writer’s Block is a video series compiled by MindMapSA. Here we speak to wordsmiths about their creative process, their favourite works and the issues facing the contemporary literary scene. In the fourth episode, South African literary luminary Zukiswa Wanner speaks about the importance of humour, writing about black middle class South Africans and the continued relevance of … Continue reading

Time of the writer 2012

The written word will envelop Durban as 18 writers from around South Africa, Africa and abroad, gather for a thought-provoking week of literary dialogue, exchange of ideas and stimulating discussion at the 15th Time of the Writer International Writers Festival (19 – 24 March). The festival, which is hosted by the Centre for Creative Arts … Continue reading