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

Writer’s Block: Jo-Anne Richards

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 third episode, South African bestselling author Jo-Anne Richards speaks about how journalism has influenced her writing and the idea behind her latest novel-The imagined … Continue reading

The Classics: Zintle Mkwela

The Classics is an video series compiled by MindMapSA. Here we speak to creatives about some of the things, places, people, ideas and events that they think are classic. In the first episode, Durban based Musician Zintle Mkwela talks about some of her classics.