In this episode, Britt Lawton chats to Hagen Gersie about the significance of the MOMA catalogue and exhibition Impressions from South Africa, 1965 to Now – by Judith B. Hecker. A unique and brief history of South African Art and politics is explored through the selection of works from the Museum of Modern Arts collection.
In this episode, German intern Hagen Gersie talks about the latest book he’s read from our bookstore – The Dada Spirit by Emmanuelle De L’Ecotais. Take a listen as Hagen beautifully recites a sound poem by Hugo Ball titled ‘Karawane’. A sound poem essentially combines literary and musical composition to emphasize the central role of
In this episode, Mthabisi Sithole from the David Krut Bookstore gives a brief preview of one of his favourite books – Bird Monk Seding by Lesego Rampolokeng. This is the author’s third novel and was awarded the 2017 University of Johannesburg Prize for South African Writing in English. It was also shortlisted for the prestigious
It is with great pleasure that David Krut Bookstore announces the launch of its poetry program, Word Art at 151. The launch of this series of Wednesday night poetry sessions will be accompanied by Woordenaar, a collective of performers including Paul Riekert, Kabous Verwoed, Gerard Rudolf, Johan Jack Smith and Niel van Deventer who integrate spoken word