We held a two-day Creative Writing Workshop at The Hub on the weekend of the 18th and 19th February 2017. The workshop began with the group reading extracts from Zakes Mda’s prose and a selection of poems by different writers. We discussed what the term “creative writing” means and talked about the different techniques thatContinue reading “February Weekend Workshop: Creative Writing”
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WordPower kickstarted at The Hub!
WordPower, a brand new literacy program at The Hub, kickstarted with its first session yesterday! We had a great time learning about writer and filmmaker MK Asante and reading extracts from his memoir, Buck. WordPower will be meeting every Thursday at 4pm. Everyone above the age of 14 is free to join, even if you are notContinue reading “WordPower kickstarted at The Hub!”
Our library is growing
The library at The Hub is growing! We are quickly acquiring a wide range of books on activism, the arts, photography, film-making, history, poetry and fiction. Our library is integral to our core aims of encouraging curiosity, artistic knowledge and an interest in social activism among our members. In August 2016, MK Asante donated copiesContinue reading “Our library is growing”
The Hub at THUD Maseru
Thank you to The Hookup Dinner and Tangerine Inc. for inviting The Hub to present a pitch at the first Hookup Dinner in Maseru! It was the first step to making a(nother) dream come true – bringing Pierce Freelon, MK Asanteand Nnenna Freelon to Lesotho for The ARTVSM Hub. The project will bring this amazingContinue reading “The Hub at THUD Maseru”