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Christa Dee / Features / 7 months ago

Plump Kitchen – a party for your taste buds

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I had a chat with founder of Plump Kitchen Mpho Masango to chat about her passion for food and re-thinking dining experiences. Mpho start...

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Christa Dee / Features / 7 months ago

Authentic storytelling and experimental cinematics: a conversation with filmmaker Zandi Tisani

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"Find what you love and let it kill you" This quote from Charles Bukowski is Zandi Tisani's favourite quote, and quite fittingly came up ...

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Hazel Kimani / Features / 8 months ago

Bushkoppies: creating something from nothing

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The ideology of  the San people was rooted in egalitarianism and this is how they survived harmoniously throughout the wilderness of Souther...

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Hazel Kimani / Features / 8 months ago

The Future is Female: battling patriarchy, celebrating womanhood

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The birthing process for The Future is Female began when Vuyiswa Sipoko would painfully critique Sphilile Khumalo’s live performances when t...

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Christa Dee / Features / 8 months ago

There is nothing pap about Pap Culture: YouTubers Nwabisa Mda, Thembe Mahlaba and Bongeka Masango

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I had a conversation with the witty babes Nwabisa Mda, Thembe Mahlaba and Bongeka Masango from the YouTube channel Pap Culture. Starting ...

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Gemma Hart / Features / 8 months ago

Follow Me Down to the Rose Parade – the lyrical sounds of conscious criticality

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Beneath a canopy of banana leaf palms on a summer afternoon, a sweet voice delivers critical personal politics with vibrant enthusiasm. Gent...

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Beth Vale / Features / 8 months ago

If Kitchener’s (KCB) is like a home

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“There are venues and there are institutions”, I was once told: a friend attempting to draw categories in Johannesburg’s night-time cartogra...

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Neelika Jayawardane / Features / 8 months ago

Why Bubblegum Club is Not Just…Well, Bubblegum

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Bubblegum Club released their first cover story on the 26th of January 2016, and since then, have continued to announce new covers every two...

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Bob Perfect / Features / 8 months ago

Maramza: Low-key but Kwaai-fi

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“Low-key” is a phrase Maramza uses multiple times in our half-hour phone call interview and it’s an apt way to describe the ever-evolving pr...

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Christa Dee / Features / 9 months ago

Eating as activism: Parusha Naidoo’s intersectional approach to our plates

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"Eat less meat. Eat more plants. Try new things. Be adventurous. Be curious. And learn to cook if you can't." These are the words plant-bas...

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Beth Vale / Features / 9 months ago

The Creative Self, According to Scoop Makhathini

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Over December, Johannesburg is a city that empties. Residents escape to their family homes or holiday beaches, leaving the once-bustling met...

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Gemma Hart / Features / 9 months ago

Sabelo Sibanda & Thulilsile Volwana – Changing the Tide of Tech

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“Mobile has changed the face of Africa and it is now the time for Africa to change the face of mobile.” Sabelo Sibanda Wild winds ru...

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