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Phumlani Pikoli

Cabin Fever: A short story by Phumlani Pikoli

Cabin Fever was originally written in June 2020 and edited by KT

A Seat at a Table ep. 2: Authenticity versus responsibility

In the second instalment of A Seat at a Table, writers discuss authenticity, character development and the value of handwritten drafts

A Seat at a Table, Ep 1: The writerly thing to do

Interviews can often demystify the processes behind how people create. It’s always fascinated Phumlani Pikoli to find the tricks to artists’ magic, as explored in his new podcast, ‘A Seat at a Table’

Not acknowledging crimes against humanity is the Springbok way

South African rugby was racist, is still racist, and nothing will truly transform it.

Oh Shucks, an accidental blackface hero

Leon Schuster is having a few movies of his removed from Showmax and Phumlani Pikoli figures: what better time to reflect on this bruh than now?

‘Adaptation’: New short fiction from Phumlani Pikoli

Phumlani Pikoli’s latest piece is a metafiction based on what could happen if spike jonze and Ira Glass met

The Portfolio: Phumlani Pikoli

'The process of writing in solitude is still puzzling. How am I alone when I have so many people inside me?'

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