Chimurenga Magazine has just launched Chimurenga 15: The Curriculum is Everything
What could the curriculum be – if it was designed by the people who dropped out of school so that they could breathe? The latest issue of Chimurenga provides alternatives to prevailing educational pedagogy. Through fiction, essays, interviews, poetry, photography and art, contributors examine and redefine rigid notions of essential knowledge. Details here.
The shebeen as college of music
The issue was launched last weekend at Duma’s Falling Leaves Jazz Rendezvous in Gugulethu. The Bokani Dyer’s Trio feat. Sisonke Xonti and undaground jazz dj collective The Loud Minority (Ntone-Mogale-Mighty) provided the good vibes and education. Listen in here.