Fire Word Fridays

Fire Word Fridays right in the FIFA 2010 Football Zone!

Badilisha! Poetry X-Change hot on the trails of its May 2010 Live events at the Cape Town City Hall and the launch of its pioneering online Badilisha Poetry Radio platform, collaborates with Cape Creative Exhibition to showcase 15 diverse City-based poets on Friday evenings  25th  June , 2nd and 9th July from 6pm – 7:30pm in a series called Fire Word Fridays! Each session will present 5 wordsmiths in a potent mix of voices and genre to offer audiences a platter of poetry with something warm and juicy for everyone’s palate this Winter.
MC for all 3 Friday sessions: Writer-Poet Mbali Vilakazi.

Featured poets include:

25 June 2010 : Khadija Heeger • Sandile Dikeni • Karin Schmike • croc E moses • Zozo Mahoto
2 July 2010 : Mwila Mambwe • Simric Yarrow • Lucille Greeff • Tania van Schalkwyk • Dr. Sindiwe Magona • Poetic Pilgrimage (UK Guests)
9 July 2010 : Bulelwa Basse • Mavis Smallberg • Aryan Kaganof • Natasha Tafari • Suzy Bell

Tickets @ R 30 pre-sold or at the door available at the Cape Creative Exhibition venue, 37 Main Road Greenpoint.For further queries contact Thessa Bos and Chantal Louw, Curators of the Cape Creative Exhibition.