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    Exploring Otherness and Noel Mostert on our Lists this week
    Exploring Otherness and Noel Mostert on our Lists this week
    Kindness: Otherness. These days I’m hanging out in a sonic community of hyper-contemporary musicians...
    On our Lists this week: Leye Adenie and architectural gems in Jo'burg and Cape Town
    On our Lists this week: Leye Adenie and architectural gems in Jo'burg and Cape Town
    Midnite — Arise Again. A dude I know once called Rastas the slow kids of the Black Consciousness movement who...
    On our Lists this week: Blood Orange, For Honour and the politics of friendship in SA
    On our Lists this week: Blood Orange, For Honour and the politics of friendship in SA
    THE PLAY LISTBlood Orange: Cupid Deluxe:I prefer listening to artists backwards, playing their...
    On our Lists this week: Purity Mkhize and Stacy Hardy
    On our Lists this week: Purity Mkhize and Stacy Hardy
    In the story Bound to Violence: Scratching Beginnings and Endings (in the book, Ties that Bind: Race and the Politics of Friendship in...
    A TV and film visionary dies too soon
    A TV and film visionary dies too soon
    This week saw the death of filmmaker John Volmink. He began his career at JP Morgan as an investment banking analyst before founding Diprente Films...
    The Lists: James Baldwin and SA jazz icons Abdullah Ibrahim and Moses Molelekwa
    The Lists: James Baldwin and SA jazz icons Abdullah Ibrahim and Moses Molelekwa
    Genes and Spirits: Moses Molelekwa. I’m shuffling between Moses Taiwa Molelekwa’s Genes and Spirits, and I...
    A thousand tales span 100 years in Jozi epic
    A thousand tales span 100 years in Jozi epic
    Copywriter, playwright and novelist Harry Kalmer is at home with words. In his new novel, A Thousand Tales of...
    Need an Arts fix? Don't miss these events
    Need an Arts fix? Don't miss these events
    Andrew Tshabangu, Footprints at the Standard Bank Gallery, corner of Simmonds and Frederick Streets, Johannesburg....
    On our Lists this week: Sampha's new album and Paulo Nazareth's artwork
    On our Lists this week: Sampha's new album and Paulo Nazareth's artwork
    58 Years to the Treason Trial, Keleketla! Library. I have been doing some side reading early in the mornings and late in the evenings researching...
    Moms in a park is a mother of a story
    Moms in a park is a mother of a story
    Describe yourself in a sentence.This is such a hard thing to do, so maybe I should quote my Twitter bio: writer, reader,...