Occasion: Kulture Book Fair Venue: Kuyasa Library, Khayelitsha Date: June 20
Congratulations on a great event…..!
To visionary behind the Fair, Monde Kula of Inkululeko in Mind
And thank you to Lungelwa Ciliba, reference librarian who gave me directions on the phone!
And a warm wamkelekile from the check out team!
Mama Sindiwe Magona opens the event with stories for the kids….
….getting those little imaginations flying……
And a good time was had by all!
Including Prof Simphiwe Sesante of Unisa who got to share a moment with Living Legend Sis Sindi.
Teacher and writer Lukhanyo Mangona picks up some inspiration……
…while the impressive library itself caters for all tastes, and ages.
Author of five books Nondyebo Booi has a story that grows and grows…
…while actress, ‘artivist’ and soon-to-be published author Andrea Dondolo centres herself before sharing her story……
….and inspirational speaker, founder of Lesdei House publishing company Tshepo Nketle reads from one his own 24 book titles…..and reveals that he is soon to be opening the very first book shop in Mandela Park, Khayelitsha!
And may there be many, many more -book shops and Book Fairs in Khayelitsha…where there are so many old, and new stories just waiting to be told. Thank you Monde, for an inspiring experience.