Zaza Hlalethwa

The delicious sounds of fiction

The musical duo Darkie Fiction produces truly nourishing — truly South African — food for the millennial soul

The twin that was promised by the stars

"It was day one of our friendship, but I had already gone through so many of the friendship motions with this stranger".

Xaba packs, and unpacks, help

The dancer has first-hand experience of what well-meaning assistance often demands from the recipient making a compelling case for a new show

Slice of Life: Checking in with my ancestors

Boitumelo Mantji realised that she felt alone because her ancestors couldn't find here

Who no know

Three reflections capture the change of artistic mode after visiting Senegalese-French artist Mame-Diarra Niang.

What makes a good bookstore?

A trip to find the best shops for African literature raised the question of what makes a bookstore worth visiting.

Rookie review: I’m made out of plastic here

"Whoever is in charge of regulating the temperature probably knows that my plastic would melt in a warmer setting".

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