Arts Desk

Have fun this festive season

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Calling young writers

Teachers and parents are urged to encourage their youngsters (aged nine to 16) to spill those vivid imaginations on to paper

While tied to South Africa’s fortunes, Johnny Clegg’s music had a universal appeal

Developing a taste for Zulu music forms like isicathamiya, Clegg would freqeuent townships and hostels at an early age, flouting apartheid laws

Moving encounters with misfits and megastars

Film festival screens documentaries of several celebrities and some local artists

The Weekend Guide

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On our Lists this week: Fatimah Asghar, and The Greatest Party That Never Happened

This week’s lists were compiled by Fatima Moosa, Refiloe Seiboko and Shaazia Ebrahim

On our Lists this week: Bernie Worrell, Ian McDonald, and Njabulo Ndebele

In between working on Friday copy, this is what the team reads, listens to and watches

It’s time to holiday, so here’s a guide to  the season’s offerings

From parties and festivals to peaceful picnics and hikes, it’s all yours to enjoy

On our lists this week: Ray BLK, Mad Satta, and metropolis

In between working on Friday copy, this is what the team reads, listens to and watches

On our Lists this week: Reni Eddo-Lodge, Blood Orange

This week we're watching 'Fresh off the boat' and reading 'When I grow up'

South Africa has a new Poet Laureate

The work of acclaimed writer Mongane Wally Serote reveals the point at which poetry meets politics

On our Lists this week: Zero 7, KS Bongela, and Harambe

In between working on Friday copy, this is what the team reads, listens to and watches

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