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.
David Krut Bookstore was pleased to host the launch of John Matisonn’s new book ‘Cyril’s Choices’ at THE BLUE HOUSE – 151 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood – on the 28th of january 2020. Congratulations to John Matisonn on the successful launch of this self-published title ‘Cyril’s Choices’ – following on from his book ‘God, Spies & Lies, 2015.’
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 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
Constitution Hill is one of Johannesburg’s most iconic landmarks. The place once known as Number Four Prison Complex is today the home of the Constitutional Court of South Africa and a mixed-use precinct including not only the Court, but museums, a restaurant and a bookstore exist there following the revamp that ended with the inauguration
De Waal Venter is a writer and translator working in English and
Afrikaans. His book Vandag is boordensvol is the first representational
translation of Neruda’s poetry into Afrikaans.
David Krut began its publishing activities with a CD-ROM on William Kentridge in 1997 and in 1999 David Krut Publishing was approached to publish a series of monographs on South African artists who had a well-established career, but who had never a book published about their work. The TAXI-ART BOOKS SERIES were published together with
Indeed, some might argue that Melinda Ferguson is not African by virtue of being white but that is a debate for another time and place. At David Krut Bookstore diversity is the by-word and we are proud to have Melinda Ferguson’s work on our shelves, in our Africa section.