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Franshhoek Literary Festival 2018: Modjaji authors and where to find them

It’s almost May, and as every South African book lover knows, that means it’s time for the Franschhoek Literary Festival. We’re thrilled that this years panels are peppered with Modjaji authors, who’ll be talking on a variety of subjects, from family to secrets and everything in-between. Karin Schimke (Navigate) will also be co-hosting a poetry workshop […]

HSS Awards 2018

Jolyn Phillips wins the 2018 Humanities and Social Sciences Award for Tjieng Tjang Tjerries

Modjaji Books is thrilled to announce that Modjaji author Jolyn Phillips has won the 2018 Humanities and Social Science Award for her book Tjieng Tjang Tjerries and other stories. The National Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences called Tjieng Tjang Tjerries and other stories “a groundbreaking collection of stories that is more than just an […]

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Modjaji celebrates 10 years

On 4 November, we gathered at the home of Modjaji to celebrate our 10 year milestone.  Authors, editors, artists, supporters, friends and contributors shared in honouring the rain queen.  A beautiful statue created by Colleen Crawford Couzins was blessed with water.  Long may her reign/rain continue!