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Open Book Festival 2015

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.


Earlier Event: September 9
The Digital Edge 2015
Later Event: October 15
Tribe Cape Town Launch