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Literature: Open Book Cape Town Opens September 21-25


If you’re in Cape Town, South Africa this week you must attend Open Book Cape Town Literary Festival. The popular festival runs from September 21 through September 25 at locations across the city . The festival aims to be a truly international festival that attracts top writers and an audience from around the world, a fantastic showcase of the best of South African writing, all while making a significant and sustainable contribution to Cape Town’s future by building a love of reading and books among the youth of Cape Town. Featured writers include Earl Lovelace , Tracy Farren, Moeletsi Mbeki , McIntosh Polela, Alain Mabamckou and over 100 more literary wunderkinds. Want to go? Click here for the programme.