Literary Encounters in Cape Town

Meet authors Patricia Schonstein and Don Pinnock

Enjoy a literary soiree with Patricia Schonstein and Don Pinnock who share their authorial experiences over a light meal.

 

The Fabrication of Fiction – a look behind the scenes of Patricia’s seven published novels, three of which are set in Cape Town’s Long Street.

The Gangs of Cape Town – Don examines Cape Town’s criminal gangs, focusing on his best-selling book Gang Town.

The Last Elephants – Don explores the state and future of elephants in Africa drawing from this comprehensive book.

Poetry, Africa! – Patricia reads from the magnificent Africa! Anthologies sharing how she compiles them and how she ‘finds’ poetry within everyday life.

 

Patricia Schonstein

Patricia Schonstein is a novelist, poet and author of children’s books. She curates the Africa! poetry anthologies and McGregor Poetry Festival anthologies and is co-editor, with Douglas Reid Skinner, of Stanzas a quarterly for new poems.

 

Don Pinnock

Don Pinnock is a widely published historian, naturalist, criminologist, photographer and former editor of Getaway magazine. He is an expert on youth-at-risk.

 

To make a booking: Contact African Sun Press info@afsun.co.za

Maximum group of 8 or by arrangement.

Beatrice by Marie Spartali Stillman (1895)

Reading from Homer by Lawrence Alma Tadema (1885)