I attended the Decolonising South African Editing event at Wits University. And as always with public debates in South Africa, things go wild.
The Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, has declared that the motion of no confidence will be conducted by secret ballot. What does this mean?
I am proud of and enamoured by Sisonke Msimang. Have a read of this excellent excerpt from her public lecture last week! It was mind-blowing, absolutely shattering, and confirms my Continue Reading
On a South African radio show, a few writers and publishers got together to discuss the current revolutions taking place in South African publishing.
Okay, here’s my end of March rant because I’ve had enough of South Africa’s chaos, and of standing aside by not speaking out about it. And for this, I’ll need Continue Reading