The Kimberley Club - Who we are...
A group of authors meet once a month at ye olde Kimberly Hotel in Cape Town to discuss all things literary, but particularly South African literature and what's happening in the field. We share our experiences, our truimphs and hardships. A long term plan is to travel South Africa promoting the diverse and fantastic titles, fictions and non-fiction, that are being written in our country.
Read the article below, by Barbara Erasmus, to get a better picture of who we are. New members include Yewande Omotoso (author of Bom Boy), John Skotnes (author of Novel Cuisine) and Sindiwe Magona (author of From Mother to Mother, one of a myriad titles).
Bloomsbury in Cape Town?
Only a journalist in search of a headline would link the legendary Bloomsbury Group to the Kimberley Club in Cape Town. Different cities. Different centuries. Light years apart in terms of status. So far anyway.... READ MORE