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: Shubnum Khan

Shubnum Khan is one of the most visually reflective writers to come out of recent South African memory. She has an uncanny ability to transpose past events and place them in current socially inclusive contexts, something which is both a marvel and somewhat comes out of necessity to see herself reflected in the literature medium. We spoke to her … Continue reading