Monthly Archives: August 2016

FLP Arts festival 2016 – Time of the Writer

TIME EVENT TYPE EVENT Participants VENUE
FRIDAY 30 Aug
15h00 onwards Arrival  Guests arriving and shown accom
17h00 – 19h00 Readings, performances   Night of the storytellers  5 min by each guest  Underberg Primary School
19h30 – 21h00  Social meet and greet  FLP
SATURDAY 1 September
08h00 Breakfast for participants Breakfast for participants.
09h00 – 15h30 Market and performances  Fab Fair Market and performances
09h00 – 15h30 Exhibit  Himeville museum heritage exhibition
09h00-09h45 Panel discussion Building a culture of reading and literature in South Africa- challenges, experiences and the way forward. Allan Kolski Horwitz, Niq Mhlongo, Nakanjani Sibiya Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
10h00 – 10h45 Panel discussion The stories we tell- multilingualism, mother tongue and the ownership of words. Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
11h30 – 13h30 Workshop  Workshop and open mic  Allan Kolski Horwitz, Frank Meintjies, Ike Mboneni Muila  Himeville Museum
11h30 – 13 h30 Outreach  Outreach at  FLP library Ndodeni and Gerard Bhengu gallery  Zookey and Niq Mhlongo
11h30 – 13 h30 Outreach  Outreach at FLP Library Lotheni Malaika wa Azania and Kwazi Ndlangisa
14h15 – 15h00 Panel discussion “The Fire We Make”-young writers speak. Malaika wa Azania, Thola Antamu, Kwazi Ndlangisa Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
15h15 – 16h00 Panel discussion Media- who is it, whose is it, and to what extent are we the media or impact on the media- perspectives, experiences and reenvisionings Zuki Vutela ( Zookey), Malaika wa Azania Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
16h15 – 16h45 Book launch Book launches Kyle Allan, others TBC
17h00 – 17h45 Theatre Exhibit B, an ode to Saartjie Baartman Thola Antamu Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
18h00 – 1845 Theatre Menzi Mkhwane
19h00 – 20h00 Performances and readings In conversation with authors and performances Malaika wa Azania and Kwazi Ndlangisa and few readings Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
Interval
20h30 – 21 h30 Performances and readings In conversation with authors and performances Zookey and Niq Mhlongo and a few readings Himeville Arms Hotel Conference
SUNDAY 2 September
Breakfast for participants  Breakfast followed by final get together of participants.
Departures