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Third edition of Jozi Book Fair to be held on 6, 7 & 8 August 2011

Jozi Book Fair 2011 at Museum Africa (Newtown) promises to be a spectacular show as usual, with a wide range of activities, workshops and projects presented to the public. A unique meeting space for the three key partners – readers, writers and publishers – in the promotion of reading and writing in South-Africa, it aims to “strengthen small publishers, create a market for writers, and give an opportunity for readers to signal to authors and publishers the kinds of stories they are interested in." The French cultural network will be present at the JBF this year again – click here for the floor plan – to present its latest publication and promote French culture. See you there!

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    Dibuka

    Programme DibuKlub and DibuKids - February to June

    February - June 2019 Dibuka Francophone Multimedia Library at the Alliance Française of Johannesburg This year will be full of exciting events and activities at Dibuka. With movies twice a month on Wednesdays for adults; and storytime, films or activities twice a month on Saturdays for kids, there… Read more
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    Dibuka

    Dibuka Library Festival

    Not your ordinary book festival! 1 – 29 September 2018 Spring is coming! And with it, the Dibuka Library Festival, a new kind of book festival to celebrate Dibuka's new revamping and its 15th birthday. Dibuka Library Festival will run from the 1st to the 29th of September at the newly revamped… Read more
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    Discover the new Dibuka

    The Embassy of France in South Africa, the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) and the Alliance Française of Johannesburg are proud to present the newly revamped francophone multimedia library, named after the Setswana word for "books": dibuka. Dibuka is today the biggest francophone multimedia… Read more

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Patrick Chamoiseau with Nadine Gordimer during the French Season in South Africa

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