Poetry Potion 6 – Poems For Freedom


Carla Chait, Mapule Mohalutsi, Charl Landsberg, Fasaha Mshairi, Thompson Charlie, Rodney Roskruge, Ravona


Poems For Freedom is the sixth edition seeks to explore freedom – what it is and isn’t. How do we experience freedom? How do we define freedom? Are we free?

Poet profile: Naledi “Deigh Poetic” Raba, a young poet from Cape Town who won the 2013 Drama For Life Lover + Another.

Q&A: Vuyelwa Maluleke, recently shortlisted for the second University of Brunel African Poetry Prize. David Maahlamela discusses the politics of language and how they impact on culture an the freedom of expressing ones cultural identity