Marlene van Niekerk sê ons moet terug na die klein dinge


She tells us we have to return to the small, little things. The novelist and poet Marlene van Niekerk has presented us with two new collections of poetry. I have not read poetry by van Niekerk, though a read a beautiful novel by her. In this article you will be guided into her poetry. Topics … Continue reading Marlene van Niekerk sê ons moet terug na die klein dinge

New light on anti-apartheid activists’ deaths


The past is not over. It has not passed away. It is still present in many ways. The Dutch investigative journalist Evelyn Groenink, who lived for many years in South Africa, has written a book on the death of three anti-apartheid activists. The names are Dulcie September, Anton Lubowski and Chris Hani. The content of … Continue reading New light on anti-apartheid activists’ deaths

This is Afrofuturism


Writers in the field of futurism, or scifi or fantasy. Film producers that put a new world on the screen. Artists that delve into their past and their cultural past and project their fantasies in the future. Art is on the move, fast forward. In this article you will some highlights of this movement to … Continue reading This is Afrofuturism