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.

Sello Maake kaNcube on life, acting and Race

Sello Maake kaNcube’s love affair with Durban has seen him return with his latest theatrical offering entitled Race.  In this play by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright David Mamet, kaNcube plays a lawyer who is a part of a politically correct law firm hired in a racially charged case. What attracted KaNcube to the role was … Continue reading

DON’T DATE WHITE GIRLS–Diary of a mad black man

There are too many books and magazine columns giving advice to women. Cynical spinsters who have been divorced so many times that the alarming number of failed relationships that they have been involved in makes them an expert on how you should handle yours. Even Mel Gibson starred in a movie called What Women  want?. … Continue reading