Sillerman First Book Prize Deadline Extended

Having received more submissions than expected, there has been a decision to extend the submission period to give others a final opportunity to submit. The Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poets is extending the deadline for the submission period from...

Phenyo, poet and singer, at the Black Letter Media Launch

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Galapagos performs at the Black Letter Media Launch

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PASS presents Thath’i Cover Okestra

[caption id="attachment_1924" align="alignnone" width="800"] PASS presents Thath' iCover Okestra[/caption] The brainchild of Rangoato Hlasane and Malose Malahlela from Keleketla! Library with support from the Goethe-Institut, Thath’i Cover Okestra invites a crew of young independent Joburg-based musicians to investigate the meaning...

Poetry and Protest at Jozi Book Fair

I am so excited and I'm looking forward to Jozi Book Fair this weekend.  As you know, Black Letter Media publishes and sells books through Book Lover's Market and Poetry Potion. We're all about supporting the indie writer and the indie...