Open Book Festival | 20-24 September | Cape Town

POPULAR SCIENCE WRITING | 20 September | The Fugard Theatre | 12.30 - 13.30 | Hedley Twidle talks to acclaimed popular science writer, James Gleick and newcomer, Sarah Wild, about how they have managed to make the complex accessible and engaging.

PRINT, TEXT AND BOOK CULTURES IN SOUTH AFRICA | 21 September | Fugard Ground | 10.00 - 11.00 | Patrick Flanery, Deborah Seddon and Hedley Twidle discuss print and books cultures in South Africa. Chaired by Andrew van der Vlies.

JOHN CRACE – DIGESTED READS |21 September 2012 | Fugard Ground | 20.00 - 21.00 | John Crace, author of Brideshead Abbreviated, performs a selection of Digested Reads in the company of Hedley Twidle.

Festival Programme