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Jacob Dlamini, Author of Native Nostalgia @ Camil's Restaurant Jacob Dlamini, Author of Native Nostalgia @ Camil's Restaurant
Thursday, May 20, 2010
Jacob Dlamini has made a name for himself as a writer by challenging the comforting fictions that South Africans often tell themselves about their history. In Native Nostalgia he examines what it means for black South Africans to remember their lives under apartheid with fondness.
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Philip Gourevitch @ Camil's Restaurant Philip Gourevitch @ Camil's Restaurant
Thursday, May 13, 2010
"Magnificent, terrifying..." and "a sparkling jewel"... two of the descriptions of international author, Philip Gourevitch's award-winning book, "We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families," a compelling account of the Rwandan genocide...
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Themba Godi @ The Wild Fig Themba Godi @ The Wild Fig
Tuesday, May 04, 2010
Themba Godi is president of the African People's Convention and its sole MP. He is the chairperson of parliament's key public accounts committee, known as Scopa.
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Andrew Jennings @ Ginja Restaurant Andrew Jennings @ Ginja Restaurant
Monday, April 26, 2010
Andrew Jennings is an award-winning investigative reporter, writer and documentary filmmaker. He’s apparently unlikely to be invited to Sepp Blatter’s country home for a soiree or shooting weekend anytime soon and says he’s been banned from every FIFA building, press briefing and event on the planet...
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Judge Albie Sachs @ The Forum @ V & A Hotel Judge Albie Sachs @ The Forum @ V & A Hotel
Thursday, April 22, 2010
Renowned former Constitutional Court judge, Albie Sachs, has been involved in human rights activism since he was a young man. His principles and courage led to him losing an arm and the sight in one eye after security blew up his car in Maputo in 1988. Despite hardship, he forged ahead, defending people charged under racist laws.
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