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The Winter School -- a place where people perform by talking -- is an old, established part of the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. On this blog, some participants and observers share their views on the 2008 Winter School.

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Less worry, more wake up

Submitted by Anthea Garman. Across 16 single lectures, one workshop devoted to education and a series of two about the law, it was extremely interesting…

In need of a little… inspiration

Submitted by Anthea Garman. In what is becoming an interesting Winter School tradition, the Legal Resources Centre convened another panel to talk about the realisation…

Stand up and be a citizen

Submitted by Anthea Garman As a result of chairing 10 Winter School talks (at this point) I’ve started to feel a growing a sense of…

The politics of being Muslim

Submitted by Julie Posetti “Our Muslims are well behaved and respected … they aren’t like yours.” This was the patronising response I received from one…

Who will 2010’s losers be?

Submitted by Thandanani Mhlanga OK, so there we were at Game, every race known to the southern hemisphere. A rare moment indeed — this is…

Talking: Maybe not an art, but a necessity

Submitted by Anthea Garman The Winter School — a place where people perform by talking — is an old, established part of the National Arts…