David Krut Bookstore is persistently renewing its’ stock with exciting and rare publications. We look to support independent publishers and have a keen eye for obscure, eccentric books. Here is a look at a few of our latest arrivals. You can purchase any of these texts from our bookstores at Arts on Main and THE
David Krut Bookstore supports and encourages independent publishers. We welcome Social Bandit Media with their title, EB Koybie: A memoir of shenanigans between Durban and Bombay, which can be found at our Bookstores at Arts on Main and THE BLUE HOUSE, 151 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood. Ebrahim Essa is a comic-book and Hindi film aficionado
Priding itself on its’ unique array of Children’s books, David Krut Bookstore are catalyzing on the 18 multilingual children’s publications it currently stocks to develop the Afrilang program, that will facilitate and encourage the publication of books in multiple South African indigenous languages.
The David Krut Bookstore, in collaboration with Jonathan Ball Publishers, is pleased to launch ‘The World According to Roger Ballen’ and host a discussion between Roger Ballen and journalist Tymon Smith at 19h30 on Thursday, 19 March 2020, at the Rabbi Cyril Harris Community Centre (RCHCC) – cnr Glenhove Road & 4th Street, Houghton.
In this episode, Britt Lawton sat down with renowned political journalist and author John Matisonn to discuss the topics covered in his latest book ‘Cyril’s Choices.’ Lessons from 25 Years of Freedom in South Africa. CHAPTERS: 01:15 – Overview of ‘God, Spies & Lies from 2015’ and ‘Cyril’s Choices, 2019’ 02:35 – “We’re letting China
David Krut Bookstore is pleased to introduce the independent book publishers Iwalewabooks! Iwalewabooks is a publishing house for art and discourse. Through a number of series, they dedicate their publications to questions about aesthetic social discourses, the politics of collecting and debates about archives and artistic and academic positions from the Global South. All publications
Join us at THE BLUE HOUSE – 151 Jan Smuts Avenue – on Saturday 8 February 2020, 11 AM for an exclusive opportunity to listen to Wits University professor Dr Karim Sadr share an overview on archaeological theories, methods and practice. Dr Sadr will be using ARCHAEOLOGY: THEORIES, METHODS AND PRACTICE by Colin Renfrew and
John Matisonn was (US) National Public Radio’s correspondent in South Africa from 1986 to 1991. His by-line has appeared in the Washington Post, New York Times, The Observer and Financial Times (UK), among others. In 1985 he delivered the US Secretary of State’s Open Forum address critiquing US policy towards South Africa. Matisonn trained Nelson
Join us on Saturday 18 January at 11 AM at the David Krut Bookstore and Gallery – THE BLUE HOUSE – 151 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood for a casual talk between two creatives from Frankfurt, Germany. ‘Artistic expression is a constant companion’ will be a presentation by James Culver (Creative communicator and educator from USA)
Join us at THE BLUE HOUSE on Tuesday the 28th of January at 6 PM for the launch of John Matisonn’s new book ‘Cyril’s Choices’ published January 2020. Following the launch of his 2015 book ‘God, Spies and Lies: Finding South Africa’s Future Through Its Past,’ Matisonn now delves into ‘Lessons from 25 Years of