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Viva la deliciousness as Mexico meets SA
Viva la deliciousness as Mexico meets SA
"Are those the escamoles?” I ask the waitress, in a whisper. They are crisp, unlike the soft ant larvae I’ve eaten before. “Yes,” she...
‘Healing’ poets up for Sol Plaatje Poetry Award
‘Healing’ poets up for Sol Plaatje Poetry Award
Three poems have been shortlisted from the more than 600 submitted for the 2016 Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Award.
Indigenous African foods: five forgotten super-foods
Indigenous African foods: five forgotten super-foods
Throughout history, Africans have depended on super foods for sustenance and folk medicine for offsetting a multitude of ailments. Now, modern...
Sisters give up rat race to show Durbanites how to live their best lives through yoga
Sisters give up rat race to show Durbanites how to live their best lives through yoga
Sisters Nosizwe and Nomzamo Mji left their respective lives in New York and Johannesburg, where the former was a yoga instructor and the latter...
The history of Van Riebeek's slave Krotoa unearthed from the masters' view
The history of Van Riebeek's slave Krotoa unearthed from the masters' view
Just over a decade ago the movie The Skeleton Key came out. There was a haunted house, malicious ghosts, and a line that stuck: “But I...
Elders need to step up: Respectability politics, generational policing won't free us
Elders need to step up: Respectability politics, generational policing won't free us
"‘"Who unleashed the canines or gave permission for the canine to handle the peaceful protest that was made on Friday and Saturday?" asked an...
Olive oil production in winter and wine in summer fit together like a hand in a glove
Olive oil production in winter and wine in summer fit together like a hand in a glove
Stellenbosch may not be the first place on the list when thinking of world-class olive oil, but at Tokara wine farm on the hills of the Helshoogte...
Idiom restaurant celebrates a decade of excellence with paired wine tasting
Idiom restaurant celebrates a decade of excellence with paired wine tasting
On the outskirts of Somerset West, about an hour’s drive out of Cape Town, the Bottega family welcomes old friends and new guests to celebrate the...
The South African short story is becoming public imagination's new fascination
The South African short story is becoming public imagination's new fascination
If one traces the career of South Africa’s most recent Caine prizewinner, it becomes easy to account for the impression that the craft of...
Will my class reunion be a jol or will I still be a black, queer kid to the bullies?
Will my class reunion be a jol or will I still be a black, queer kid to the bullies?
My 20-year high school reunion is coming up in October. School tradition dictates that the first reunion is after 15 years. So when that mark passed...
Football stars and Olympic athletes draw attention to politics and poverty in Brazil
Football stars and Olympic athletes draw attention to politics and poverty in Brazil
From here, the highest tier in the Santa Marta favela in Rio, I can see the settlement sprawled out – a jagged, tumbling clash of colours...
Pablo comes to SA: Kanye West to open pop-up store in Cape Town for three days
Pablo comes to SA: Kanye West to open pop-up store in Cape Town for three days
On Thursday, the famously unpredictable Kanye West announced via his Twitter account that he would open 21 stores across the world for three days...
Fresh approach to women’s liberation: Femme opens up spaces for young women
Fresh approach to women’s liberation: Femme opens up spaces for young women
With youth empowerment, gender equality, health education and combatting illiteracy at the core of what they do, Kim Windvogel, Kelly-Eve Koopman...
Dine in true Art Deco style if you're looking for a stand-out treat in Parkhurst
Dine in true Art Deco style if you're looking for a stand-out treat in Parkhurst
The only thing that’s odd about Café del Sol is the name of the restaurant, a moniker that doesn’t quite allude to the refinement inherent in...

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