Marguerite Coetzee

Marguerite Coetzee
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I am South African by birth, Anthropologist by training and photographer by choice. Anthropology explores the question “what does it mean to be human?” – I answer this question through my photographs of South Africa. I am inspired by this place and the people in it. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Margie.de.Villiers

Special Tribute to Johnny Clegg by Former Dance Team Mates

On September 1st a number of dance teams in Gauteng, South Africa, performed a tribute to the late, great musician Johnny Clegg, who passed...

Johnny Clegg Memorial: Laying Down Our Troubles

“Did you know I was a falconer?” Johnny had said to me some time ago. “I used to have falcons, you know, as pets.”...

Johnny Clegg – The Importance of Ending on the Off-Beat

The Importance of Ending on the Off-Beat is the title of a paper written by Johnny Clegg in 1982 for an Anthropology Symposium at Rhodes...

JOHNNY CLEGG: The Final Journey…

Johnny Clegg is embarking on his final world tour - The Final Journey... after nearly 40 years enjoying one of music's most remarkable careers. Below one of...
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EXCLUSIVE Photos from Fire Ravaged Bezweni Lodge… Where Dreams Still Burn Brightly

Standing on a rock on the slopes of Sir Lowry’s Pass in the Western Cape of South Africa, overlooking the ocean and Somerset West’s...

Fab Start to the New Year with Johnny Clegg at Kirstenbosch

Johnny Clegg ushered in the new year with good vibes and great music at a New Year's Eve concert at Kirstenbosch in South Africa....
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A View into the Heart of the Dancer with Johnny Clegg in Joburg

Walking through an informal settlement, you are greeted by children wanting to show off their ability to speak English, Maskandi music crackling from car...
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Zanzibar Dreaming – A South African’s First Visit

Flying over the ocean blue to an island called Unguja, I imagined Zanzibar to be a stereotypical island paradise – bleached beaches, coconuts falling...
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PHOTOS of Jesse Clegg at New Album Launch

Jesse Clegg launched his new album "Things Unseen" earlier this month at the Goodluck Bar in Johannesburg. Music is both entertainment and escape. It captures moments...
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Animal Magic – Baboons Visit Hermanus After Fire

Baboons were visiting our home in Hermanus, in the Western Cape, South Africa, today. They were here all day. I suspect the fires in the...

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