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Woordfees prize for debut writers

Invisible Others is one of three books nominated for the Woordfees prize for debut writers (Ontmoetingsprys vir debuutskrywers by Woordfees 2014).
I am delighted with the news and very sorry that I will be on a plane during the awards ceremony. 10 more words

Karina M. Szczurek

Clark Kent of the Arts festival, Woordfees

Every year Tenswell Hector leaves his corporate job to work in an arts festival for 10 days.

It’s a story of metamorphosis from a dull rather average life adopted by so many, into a life that is closer to their real passion and originality –much like Clark Kent being given the chance to become Superman. 419 more words


Standing Ovation for the Queen

A less than crowded venue welcomed the acclaimed “Beauty Queen” to the Stellenbosch High school stage.

Shuffling through the wine-sipping guests before the show, there were whisperings about Beauty Queen’s writer, Martin McDonagh, who has also written the highly successful “In Bruges” and “Seven Psychopaths”. 321 more words

Cape Town

SAND at the US Woordfees 2014

If you are in Cape Town and you haven’t seen SAND, written by Jannes Erasmus and directed by Quintin Wils, yet – then here is your chance! 30 more words

Invisible Others at the Woordfees

The annual Woordfees in Stellenbosch celebrates everything Afrikaans – art, literature, theatre, music, film and the good things in life like wine and food. The organisers have been adventurous enough to include an event featuring a novel written in English. 110 more words

Karina M. Szczurek