Exciting opportunity for emerging writers

The Jakes Gerwel Foundation that strives to promote literature in the widest sense possible is presenting, together with NB Publishers, an exciting new mentorship programme for emerging writers.

Photos: Celebrating Jakes Gerwel’s legacy

Jakes Gerwel’s legacy was celebrated on 10 November in Woodstock in various ways – from talks about relevant topics, music performances, poetry, theatre to a photo exhibition. Click here to view some of the pictures of this exceptional day.

Jakes Gerwel – Celebrating an icon’s legacy

The life and legacy of the late Prof Jakes Gerwel, former UWC Rector and Vice-Chancellor, was recently celebrated with, among other things, a keynote address by anti-apartheid activist Jay Naidoo.

The importance of being Jakes …

In the month in which the Foundation celebrates the legacy of Jakes Gerwel, Heinrich Gerwel remembers the lessons he learned from his father.

Jakes Gerwel Stigting deel van die Etienne van Heerden Veldsoirée

Die tweede Etienne van Heerden Veldsoirée, wat gereël word deur die bekende feesorganiseerder, Darryl David, vind vanaf 22 tot 25 September in die Cradock-distrik plaas. Vanjaar is die eerste keer dat dié fees in samewerking met die Jakes Gerwel Stigting na Somerset-Oos uitgebrei sal word.