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​Chaze Matakala

​Chaze Matakala

    Inextricable link between jazz and fashion
    Inextricable link between jazz and fashion
    The Cape Town International Jazz Festival has become a staple in the South African musical events diary. Defining jazz and what it means is a...
    Going home from home
    Going home from home
    I am on my way Home. Following five weeks of expanding my super-territory I am soon to return Home somewhat fulfilled in ways I am yet to understand fully....
    A Brazil travel diary: Nova Terra, Nossa Terra
    A Brazil travel diary: Nova Terra, Nossa Terra
    I am on Ilhabela, which means “beautiful island”. I am here to work in paradise, on a distant shore where my decolonial daydreams have brought...
    On travelling alone across the black Atlantic
    On travelling alone across the black Atlantic
    On my last night in “the colony” before journeying to Brazil, a rare thunderstorm strikes the Western Cape.
    Brave Beauties and the dark Lioness
    Brave Beauties and the dark Lioness
    On the last day of August — so-called Women’s Month — Stevenson Gallery in Cape Town hosted a Zanele Muholi retrospective of the...