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Dear Joburg, where is the “arts” in the Newtown Arts Precinct?

by: Qhakaza Mthembu - 15 December 2016

Dear Joburg, where is the “arts” in the Newtown Arts Precinct?

Three days ago, the renowned Joburg performance venue, Bassline, was announced to be closing down. Qhakaza Mthembu, who is one of the founders of the poetry movement Word N Sound is not that perturbed, as she feels the Newtown Arts Precinct (where Bassline is) doesn’t care that much about the arts. Ten years ago you...

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Editorial: The Original Zulu snapback

by: Bongani Mokhine - 3 October 2014

Editorial: The Original Zulu snapback

    Street-wear brand Original Zulu was launched  in 2013 with head gear products (snapbacks and beanies). A year later we get to hear what the founder has been up to with his brand.  Founder of the Original Zulu Dwe says: “We are more of a movement than we are a clothing brand. We are individuals expressing...

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