iwalewabooks is part of the first-ever Sophiatown Arts Festival. Find our publications, as well as some of our authors here - Billy Langa and Mahlatsi Mokgonyana of Theatreduo will be performing at the Sophiatown Arts Festival. On Saturday, 30th of November, iwalewabooks will offer books and artworks for special festival prices from 10am to 6pm - right in the Sophiatown park.
The first of its kind, the Sophiatown Arts Festival is a community-driven initiative, aiming to bring back archival knowledge and the vibrancy of art once felt in every vein of this suburb. There will be photo exhibits, a neighborhood art market, food stalls, storytelling, mapping exercises, collective curation and live music.