Writers’ Perspectives (Open Book Festival 2014: Off The Page; 19/09/14; The Fugard Theatre Studio)

On Friday the 19th September, I attended the Open Book Festival’s Off The Page event held in the Fugard Theatre’s Studio from 16:00 to 17:00 pm. It featured authors Andrew Brown, Ekow Duker and Jonny Steinberg and was hosted by writer, literary critic and Cape Times book reviewer, Karina Szczurek and as the host, Ms Szcuzurek discussed the impact that the […]

Open Book Festival 2014: Tribute to Nadine Gordimer (The Fugard Theatre. 18/09/14)

On Thursday 18th September, I attended the Tribute to Nadine Gordimer Open Book Festival event, which was held at the iconic Fugard Theatre from 14:00 to 15:00 pm. It featured guest speakers, Imraan Coovadia (author of The Wedding & director of UCT’s writing programme), Billy Kahora (managing editor at Kwani and writer of the highly-commended short story, ‘Treadmill Love’), Margie […]