Programme overview 2022


ENJOY!! 14th Jozi Book Fair Programme,

29-30 October 2022

 

14th ANNUAL JOZI BOOK FAIR

Reimagine & Remake the World!

Children’s Programme

       Venue: Penny & Puffy Tent                                         Sat, 29 Oct 2022

 9.00 am  Welcome and JBF song

Facepainting

9.00 am – 9.15 am  Dance by Flamables (PUSH)

Poetry by Unathi Kheswa (Dirang ka Kagiso)

Poetry Duet by Bontle Mosehla & Neliswa Mavimbela

(Rena Le Lona) Habitat61 Reading Champions – Reading

Poetry Performance by Jayden Smith (PUSH)

9.15 am – 9.30 am  Introductions & warming up with dance
9.35 am – 9.50 am  Magician, Rashaad
9.55 am – 10.20 am  Puppetry – Margaret Auerbach & The bookshop at Rainbow End
10.25 am– 10.35 am  Healthy moves with Jermaine
 

 

 

10.40 am– 10.55 am

 Visual Arts by Habitat61 Creative Hub

Poetry by Kelebogile Mbele (Dirang KaKagiso)

Poetry by Ntokozo Sibiya (Rena Le Lona)

Poetry by Shumailah Davids (PUSH)

Poetry by Oratile Mokoena (Dirang Ka Kagiso)

11.00 – 11.30  Listen to Children Speak! Children’s Rights in South Africa Today!
11.30 am – 11.50 am  BOOK LAUNCH: Poetry for Friends 6 – Children Perform their Poetry
11.55 am – 12.15 am  Puppetry – Margaret Auerbach & The Magic Ball of Happiness at

Keorapetse Kgositsile Stage

12.15 -12.35 pm  Poetry by Nosipho Sibiya (Rena Le Lona)

Rena Le Lona Dance

Gumboot Dance by PUSH

Zulu Dance by Dirang Ka Kagiso

12.45 pm  Soccer, Jumping Castle, and Play!
1.00 pm – 2.00 pm  Lunch, soccer & play on jumping castle
2.00 pm                           -End of the Programme-

 

14th ANNUAL JOZI BOOK FAIR

Reimagine & Remake the World!

SCHOOL YOUTH PROGRAMME

Sat, 29 Oct 2022

Event Time Venue
Skills Workshop 09:00 – 09:50
Creativity With Joan Rankin 09:00 – 09:50 WM 1
Philosophy for Youth with Theresa Giorgza 09:00 – 09:50 Cottage Book Shop
Visual Art with Alex Maswanganyi 09:00 – 09:50 WM2 corner
Theatre with Lawrence 09:00 – 09:50 KK Stage
Poetry with Masai Dabula 09:00 – 09:50 WM 4
Chess with Siya Mviko 09:00 – 09:50 Cottage 1
Writing with: Jayne Baulin 09:00 – 09:50 Cottage 2

Boardroom

Launch: Batjha Kaofela 7: Reimagine and Remake the World! [Short Stories] 10:00 – 11:00 KK Stage
Winners read Extracts From their Stories
Open Sessions for Tsohang Batjha 11:00 – 13:00
Oupa Lehulere Soccer Tournament Soccer Field
Marikana Exhibition WM 3
Films: Paper Lives (1h37 Waste Recyclers in Turkey) 11:00 – 12:35 WM 1
Films: The Present (24 mins Palestine Film)
Theatre & Poetry 11:05 – 11:25 KK Stage
Theatre & Poetry 11:30 – 11:50 KK Stage
Puppetry: Magic Ball of Happiness 11:55 – 12:15 KK Stage
Poetry Buddy – Gumboots, Dancing &

Magician

12:15 – 12:35 KK Stage
Tsohang Batjha 12:35 – 13:00 KK Stage
Soccer Finals 13:00 – 14:00 Soccer Field

 

14th ANNUAL JOZI BOOK FAIR

Reimagine & Remake the World!

GENERAL PUBLIC PROGRAMME

Sat, 29 Oct 2022

Event

Time

Venue

Climate Justice Call to Activists & Public! invite to a Recycling Tour with African Reclaimers to Bekezela in Newtown. Meet at WORKERS MUSEUM. Registration Needed [with Eli Kodisang & Luyanda Hlatswayo]  

09:00 –12:00

 

Newtown

Enslaved Mind Liberty: Kwazinthina Publishers 10:00 – 10:55 Cottage 3
Widows in Africa, Lukhanyo Publishers 11:00 –11:50 Cottage 2
 

The State of Journalism since Covid 19: Ebrahim Fakude (Aljazeera), Hassan Lorgat (Benchmarks), Gwen Ansell (independent). Moderator: Searatoa van Driel (Karibu) and Launch of Best of Journalism 2021 and Refreshments

 

12:00 – 12:50

 

Penny & Puffy

Book Launch: Inheritance by Prof. Adheesh Budree 12:00 – 12:51 Cottage 2
Soccer Finals 1:00 – 14:00 Soccer Field
Neoliberalism in South Africa: what impact on trade unions and organising precarious workers? Discussion based on Oupa Lehulere’s the Labour Relations Act and the Foundations of Neoliberalsm in South Africa.

Panelist: Casual Workers Advice Office (tbc), Suraya Sabodien (researcher), Edward Cottle (researcher). Moderator: Ighsaan Schroeder

 

 

14:00 – 14:50

 

 

Penny & Puffy

Theatre & POETRY 14:00 – 16:00 KK stage
 

READING across borders: Strategic & Organising questions to combat Xenophobia internationally (based on Oupa Lehulere’s paper on Xenophobia

Available here. Speakers: Sussex University Richard Toppo (India) & JBF Study Groups [Viwe Mazwana and Kamuhelo Mailula, & Ricky Bopape] Moderators: Maria van Driel & Nimi Hoffman

 

 

15:00 – 16:15

 

 

KK Stage

 

Quality Public healthcare & CHWs’ Permanet Employment: organising challenges? Sinani (KZN), PHN, North West GCHWF. Moderator: tbc

 

16:15 – 17:15

 

Penny & Puffy

 

14th ANNUAL JOZI BOOK FAIR

Reimagine & Remake the World!

GENERAL PUBLIC PROGRAMME

Sun, 30 Oct 2022

Event

Time

Venue

Skills for movement building
 

Practicing Philosophy with Theresa Giorgza

 

9.15 – 10.30

Cottages 1
Creativity with Joan Rankin 9.15 – 10.30 Cottage 2
Visual Art 9.15 – 10.30 WM3
Theatre with Lawrence 9.15 – 10.30 KK Stage
Biodanza with Christos Daskalakos 9.15 – 10.30 Penny & Puffy
FOR CHWs & FAJs ONLY!!! Writing articles on Health 9.00 – 11.00 WM 1
Dream the Impossible: Lessons from Kerala on Socialism with Mokesh Morar 11.00 – 11.50 Cottages 1
BREAST CANCER Awareness and Screening: with CHWs 11.05 – 1.00 WM 2
SOCCER TOURNAMENT FOR MOVEMENTS – Khanya

College, CWAO, Simunuye, Benchmarks, ILRIG, Habitat 61, CHWs, Page2stage, Intouch

11.00 – 1.30 Soccer Fields
Conversation with Barbara Boswell: Lauretta Ngcobo’s And they did not die – a tradition of women struggles for freedom. With Nosipho Mdletshe, Poppy Makhubo, Naobi Dube & Andile Ngema  

11.00 – 11.50

 

Penny & Puffy

Re-imagining the world starts with love, Amaro Publishers 11.00 – 11.50 WM3
Soccer finals 1.00 – 1.30 Soccer

Fields

Music, Poetry.GAZA LIVE!!! Jeremy Karodia Mavericks Music. 1.30 – 2.15 KK Stage
Oupa Lehulere & Movement building in SA Today. Discussion based on two of Oupa Lehulere’s papers (Shadow of the DeKLerk regime here and Corruption of a dream here). Panelists: Mondli Hlatswayo (UJ), Lindsey Collen (Lalit), Shaheed Khan (activist). Moderator: John Appolis  

2.15 – 3.30

 

Penny & Puffy