PEN SA Members at the 2018 Franschhoek Literary Festival

03 Apr 2018
PEN SA Members at the 2018 Franschhoek Literary Festival

The 2018 edition of the Franschhoek Literary Festival is hosting – well – a host of PEN SA members. This year’s festival, held from 18-20 May in the eponymous Western Cape town, promises an exciting array of events, including a Saturday full of poetry (only R30 a ticket!), visits from politicians, and numerous visiting writers from around South Africa and overseas.

The long list of PEN SA members taking part are: Jim Pascual Agustin, Michele Betty, Lauren Beukes, Darryl Bristow-Bovey, Karin Brynard, James Clarke, Jenny Crwys-Williams, Achmat Dangor, Victor Dlamini, Ann Donald, Finuala Dowling, Maya Fowler, Kerry Hammerton, Mark Heywood, Philippa Anne Namutebi Kabali-Kagwa, Ronnie Kasrils, Fred Khumalo, Mandla Langa, Michele Magwood, Niq Mhlongo, Kirsten Miller, Helen Moffett, Kobus Moolman, Sally Partridge, Jolyn Phillips, Pamela Power, Claire Robertson, Henrietta Rose-Innes, Megan Ross, Jacques Rousseau, Beverly Rycroft, Karin Schimke, Fiona Snyckers, Jen Thorpe, Rahla Xenopoulos, and Zapiro.

Additionally, PEN SA Board Members Sisonke Msimang and Karina Szczurek, as well as Head of Communications Nick Mulgrew, will be participating.

The full programme of events is available on the FLF website. Tickets may be booked via Webtickets.