Rehad Desai’s acclaimed documentary “Miners Shot Down” (2014) is due to be screened as part of the Cambridge African Film Festival on Saturday 8th November, 1.30pm (The Yusuf Hamied Theatre, Christ’s College). It will be accompanied by a Q&A session led by Writing South African Now’s very own Alice Meyer. For more information and to book…
Planning to see “Sophiatown” at the ADC Theatre? Come and listen to WSAN members, Dr Chris Warnes and Graham Riach, talk about the history and culture of Sophiatown under apartheid and since. Thursday, 30th November, 2014, 6pm.
Members of Writing South Africa Now (Jennifer Upton, Rachel Knighton and Alice Meyer) will be presenting research in progress as part of the Postcolonial and Related Literatures Graduate Seminar on Tuesday 11th November at 5pm. (English Faculty Boardroom, Cambridge.) All welcome.
Tuesday 12th November, 5pm, English Faculty Board Room. Diana Leca: ‘“Dawn Birds Stream”: Ecology and the Experimental Poetics of J. M. Coetzee’ Jennifer Upton: ‘Transforming Experience into Language in the Work of Antjie Krog’ Graham Riach: ‘Class Matters: The Struggle over Zoë Wicomb’