UmSinsi Press was Part of KZN Arts & Culture Literature Exhibition 2019

 

KZN DAC -HOD Mr N. Chonco Official Opening the Literature Exhibition 2019 in Ugu District, 28 November 2019.

The United Nations officially designated 2019 as the UN International Year of Indigenous Languages

“Our Head of Department Mr Ntokozo Chonco has just officially opened the Provincial Translation Colloquium and Literature Exhibition. Okugcizelelwayo izilimi zomdabu.”~KZN DAC 

“Lesithangami siwuhlelo lokuqala ezinhlelweni iKZN ekhombisa ukuzigqaja ngokuqhakambisa iqhaza oSolwazi Kunene no Nyembezi abalibamba ekuthuthukisweni kokubhala . Loluhambo lophethwa lapho uNdunankulu Mnz Sihle Zikalala ethwesa lamaqhawe uphaphe lwegwalagwala”~ HOD Chonco.

They were 19 publishers participated on the literature exhibition. The HOD of KZN Department of Arts & Culture (KZN DAC) then visited the publishers stands along with Ugu District mayor and the KZN DAC- Chief Director, Mr Kunene. The publishers were then given a chance to launch their books.

Ayanda launching UmSinsi Press book

UmSinsi Press launched Felicity Keats latest book. This book is called “Explore Your Right Brain Magic”. It is a writing manual for all ages and for different purposes on creative writing. Ayanda Hlabisa launched the book with success. 

Late Mazisi Kunene was honored at the exhibition with a cheque of R50 000.00 received by the family. 

Different participants including Doctors and other academic higher leaning institutions such as UKZN, WITS University, DUT and University of Zululand. The seasoned radio presenter Ms. Vicky Masuku of Ukhozi FM was part of the exhibition and addressed the exhibition on the use of indigenous language in broadcasting. Ayanda launched UmSinsi Press book by Felicity Keats

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