Monthly Archives: August 2010

Great website link for public transport in Joburg

Without a car in JHB – Kultcha – Johannesburg Live The Beginners Guide to JHB Public Transport by

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In Kind of Blue,  Sam Nhlengethwa’s latest solo exhibition of drawings, prints and paintings at the Goodman Gallery, he pays homage to trumpeter and composer Miles Davis and celebrates the recent 50th anniversary of Davis’ groundbreaking album Kind of Blue. WHEN?  Opening at Goodman Gallery  26 August at 18.00 until 29 September 2010 MORE INFO:   “When I was a youngster,” […]

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FiftyTwo:30 Collector’s Treasury

With thanks to yet again. Collector’s Treasury is one of my FAVOURITE places BUT be warned … take a ball of string with you because like Theseus in the minotaur’s cave, you might get lost in the maze of book-lined passages !! Genre: Book store bizarreWhat: Paperbacks, hard copies, leather bounds and titles from […]

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WHAT? SATURDAY VOICES AT BOEKEHUIS WHEN? SATURDAY 21 August 2010, 12:00 for 12:30 TOPIC: William Gumede, author of the book, Thabo Mbeki and the Battle for the Soul of the ANC in conversation with Sakhela Buhlungu, sociologist and expert in the field of labour studies, about his new book, A Paradox of Victory COSATU and […]

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FiftyTwo:29 This week’s pick: The contrasts of Magaliesberg (Thanks as always to

Best thing to do this week: Email Adi to get onto his list: Here is his suggestion for Week  29 of 2010 Genre: Rough it – Relax it What: On a clear day you can see (from most good vantage points in Joburg) the Magaliesberg Mountain range – stretching for 120km from Bronkhorstspruit to Rustenburg. Amongst […]

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