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Why we gotta let the people groove

Our arts writer reflects on attending Afropunk with a new appreciation for human encounters, courtesy of the national lockdown

Lady Zamar: Is a woman’s word ever good enough on its own?

After news that house songstress Lady Zamar opened a rape case against hip-hop crooner Sjava, the Cape Town International Jazz Festival has removed him from its 2020 lineup

Angela Davis on ‘How to be a revolutionary’

Angela Davis shared her lived experience of activism at Afropunk — and advice on how the arts can effect change

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Life’s odd times: Kwani is back

It’s been a long minute since Kwani Experience vocalist and rapper Kwela Sekele has seen some of his former bandmates. “We haven’t been under one...

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

The Dezemba 2017 festive holiday guide

Having a good time can be anything from wild parties, music and fine food to a yoga retreat or hiking on the peaceful Wild Coast

Afropunk’s growing gains and pains

Like any indie movement facing commercial success, the festival needs to hold on to its soul

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