To change a world in which news of white people overshadows that of black people, seek out media that take "the other" seriously, says Stefanie Jason.
This weekend marked the 14th annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival, a two-day extravaganza celebrating the best in local and international talent.
Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter-poet Jill Scott has been confirmed to perform at this year's Cape Town International Jazz Festival.
The 13th Cape Town International Jazz Festival line-up has been bolstered by the addition of Jill Scott, Pharoahe Monch and Steve Tyrell.
Its sleepy nature was an essential ingredient to the book, but tourist bosses are hoping a film version of The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency will provide a shot in the arm to Botswana's laidback capital. Oscar-winning director Anthony Minghella has brought a rare bustle to Gaborone since he and his crew arrived 10 weeks ago.
Good grace and fortune are smiling on the film version of The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, writes Andrew Worsdale.