Open Book Cape Town at The Fugard Theatre is an annual literary festival, the first of which happened in 2011. This year the festival will host over 180 participants featuring authors, comics, poets and community organisers.
The hubs for Open Book Cape Town will be the Fugard Theatre and much-loved indie bookshop, The Book Lounge
Rahla will be a part of two panel discussions:
On the Edge:
Perfect Hlongwane, Andrew Miller and Rahla Xenopoulos discuss how the pages of their novels are battlegrounds for survival. Chaired by Jackie May
In the Beginning:
Justin Cartwright, Claire Robertson and Rahla Xenopoulos discuss the starting points for their new novels and where they went from there. Chaired by Ann Donald.
For details and to buy tickets visit the Open Book Cape Town website.