Thu, Feb 2, 2023

Flat White by Ted Botha

SA Author exposes drugs, drama & racism in New York memoir

When Pretoria boy Ted Botha moved to New York City, he was not so much an immigrant as someone on the make – a...

More ‘Random Kak’ from South African expat Trevor Romain

Fans of author, humanitarian, philanthropist - and South African expat - Trevor Romain will be pleased to know that Trevor's second book in the...

South African film industry eyes closer ties with Hollywood

Following Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies' visit to Hollywood last week, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) will be leading a delegation...

Nelson Mandela in film

Standing 1.93 metres tall, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a giant of a man whose remarkable life has been chronicled in a number of films,...

KAROO DIARY: In Search of a Keepsake

As a travel journalist, you can wander the world, see all its peoples, taste 105 different kinds of ice cream and stomp through a...
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Karoo eBooks Launch

The next best thing to actually being in the Karoo, South Africa’s semi-desert Heartland, is to have access to the just-launched Karoo Space eBookstore. Download...

New South African crime thriller to hit local screens

  Cold Harbour, the new South African crime thriller from the producers of Jerusalema, will have its world première at the Durban International Film Festival on...
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KAROO DIARY: The Silver Creek Flows!

If you’re South African and of a certain age, chances are you’ll be familiar with the Silver Creek Mountain Band. Text & Pictures by Chris...

July Tribute Concert for Johnny Clegg band member Bongani Masuku

Johnny Clegg, Ross Learmonth, Yvonne Chaka Chaka and a host of other South African artists will gather together in July to remember musician Bongani...

Karoo Keepsakes Goes to Franschhoek

The Franschhoek Literary Festival is one of the Groot Menere of all South African litfests. As authors of the Karoo Keepsakes series, my wife...