Archive of ‘Past Events’ category

Durban Book and Design Fair

The Sankofa Durban Book and Design fair is happening! It’s a first for Durban and filled with wonderful bookish things. You can download the program of events here

Romancing the Villain

Our very exciting romance writing event will be taking place in July. Don’t miss out!

Murder at the Manor

By Merilyn Tompkins The Chantecler Hotel in Botha’s Hill was the appropriate setting for our “Murder Mystery” weekend of the SAWriters’ Circle. Some folk noticed a certain ambience. After registration we met in the conference centre. Brigitta set the ball rolling with a quiz on crime writers and writing. She divided us up into groups […]

September Meeting: Andrea Abbott

You are most cordially invited to the The South African Writers’ Circle’s monthly meeting. Date: 20 September 2014 Time: 11h00 Venue: Westville Library (G3) Speaker: Andrea Abbott Theme: Children’s Literature: “Competing with screens and the instant everything culture.” Followed by a workshop: “ A literary big bang: Creating a story from nothing” will follow. Entrance […]

July meeting: Themi Venturas

This month we are proud to bring you one of South African theater’s best: Themi Venturas. He will be speaking to us about The Art of Playwriting. Date: 19 July Time 11h00 Venue: Westville Library Entrance fee: R20 non-members, R10 members Please bring a plate of eats A workshop will follow. Themi Venturas is a […]

Rachel Morgan on Fantasy

In May we had Rachel Morgan send us this great video on writing fantasy and we wanted to share it with those of you who live outside Durban or could not make it to the talk. Enjoy. Click here to view video.

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