Open Book Festival


2018 Open Book Festival

ACC at the Open Book Festival 2018

African Centre for Cities (ACC) teams up with The Book Lounge to present five urban-focussed events at the forthcoming 2018 Open Book Festival, which takes place from 5 to 9 September, Cape Town. The five events draws on the ACC community to engage and interrogate a series of topics ranging from inclusive urban development and issues of mobility […]

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Integration Complexities at Open Book Festival

Adi Kumar, Premesh Lalu and Edgar Pieterse report back on the Integration Syndicate – an aimed at finding solutions to challenges facing Cape Town. Chaired by Pippa Green. Date: 6 September Venue: Fugard Studio Time: 10:00 – 11:00 Price: R45 Full festival programme. Book tickets. NOTE: A limited number of free tickets for students are […]

2018 Open Book Festival

In the press: Authors to speak on cities, land, at next month’s Open Book Festival

This article by Open Book Festival director Mervyn Sloman originally appeared in the Cape Times, Tuesday, August 15, 2017. The secrets to writing and imagining cities into fiction will be shared by award-winning international authors at the Open Book Festival next month. Hosted by the Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre, with events also taking […]

2018 Open Book Festival

Urban Conversations at 2017 Open Book Festival

African Centre for Cities (ACC) teams up with The Book Lounge to present four city-focussed events at the forthcoming 2017 Open Book Festival, which takes place from 6 to 10 September, Cape Town. (more…)