Ba re e ne re Lit Fest Day 1 (photos)

In spite of concerns about the political environment we carefully evaluated the risks and decided to go forward with the festival. The festival was opened with a musical performance by Ceci. Then introductory remarks were given by Lineo Segoete, the Festival Director. Lineo was followed by 'Mantsane Rantekoa, who spoke beautifully about her daughter Liepollo … Continue reading Ba re e ne re Lit Fest Day 1 (photos)

Keamogetsi Molapong from Namibia to attend Ba re e ne re

Ba re e ne re Literature Festival would like to warmly welcome Keamogetsi Molapong from Namibia as a guest to our festival this September 5-7. Keamogetsi has been writing poetry since 1990, and was instrumental in establishing the Windhoek-based poetry groups Ama Poets and Kitso Poets. He has produced and contributed to numerous poetry collections … Continue reading Keamogetsi Molapong from Namibia to attend Ba re e ne re

Niq Mhlongo to give keynote address at Ba re e ne re

We're proud to announce that South African author Niq Mhlongo will give our keynote address this year at the Ba re e ne re Literature Festival reception. On September 5th at Alliance Française de Maseru, he'll be speaking about supporting a new generation of readers and writers. Accept our event invite here:https://www.facebook.com/events/1443778395902976/ Full programme and … Continue reading Niq Mhlongo to give keynote address at Ba re e ne re