You are invited to a free Lunchtime Soapbox talk entitled
Reimagining the city – Fiction that reinvents familiar places
Celebrated young author Lauren Beukes will be in conversation about her work with Sam Wilson.
Lauren is a recovering journalist, TV scriptwriter, award-winning columnist and writer. Her first book Maverick: Extraordinary Women From South Africa’s Past, was nominated for the 2006 Alan Paton non-fiction award and her highly acclaimed novels Moxyland and – most recently – Zoo City have taken the South African and international literary world by storm.
A delicious and affordable (from R35) brown bag lunch will be on sale at the venue.
Date: Thursday 23 September
Time: 12:45 for 13:00pm
Venue: Lobby Books, Cape Town Democracy Center, 6 Spin Street
Contact: Andreas Spath at email@example.com or 021 467 7606
Street parking in the area is safe and will cost you R4.50 per hour.
Parking garages open to the public in the area include:
- Plein Park (Plein Street; to get to the entrance, turn off Plein Street into Barrack Street and then into Corporation Street).
- Mandela Rhodes Place (entrance in Burg Street, off Wale Street).