National & International Festivals

Participation in the following festivals:

Oct 1987: “Writers from South Africa: culture, politics and literary activity and theory in South African today”, Northwestern University, USA.
1989: IDASA Writers’ Conference, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.
Apr 1997: Les Temps de Livres Festival, Djibouti.
Aug 1997: “Language of Poetry: a multi-disciplinary conference”, Wits University.
Oct 1998: “New spaces in South African Poetry”, Poetry International Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
1998 & 2002: Poetry Africa, University of Natal, Durban.
2000 & 2002: Woordfees, University of Stellenbosch.
Jun 2002: “Towards developing a National South African Literature”, National Arts Council National Writers’ Conference, Pretoria.
Oct 2003: Chicago Book Festival, Chicago Public Library, USA.
Oct 2004: Tradewinds Festival, Cape Town.
Jun 2005: Poetry International Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Sep 2005: Berlin Internationales literaturfestival, Germany.
Feb 2007: Spier Poetry Festival, Stellenbosch.
Sep 2007 ‘Gedigte in gesprek/poems in conversations’, Aardklop Festival,
Mar 2008: “BoekJol” Festival, University of Pretoria.
Apr 2009: Cuirt International Festival of Literature, Galway, Ireland.
Sep 2009: Wits University Literary Festival: “Words on Water: South Africa and India in Conversation.”
Sep 2011: Mail and Guardian Festival.
Apr 2012: Memorial: Tribute, Reading, Celebration (Adrienne Rich), Columbia University.
May 2012: Knysna Literary Festival.
May 2012: Franschhoek Literary Festival.
Nov 2012: Aldeburgh Poetry Festival.
May 2013: Franschhoek Literary Festival.
May 2014: “Dancing in Other Words”: Spier Poetry Festival.