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Language Heritage

STORIES:

Unique regions and communities like Op-die-berg, Melkhoutfontein, Verlorenvlei, hearing and visually impaired stories are captured on video to honour the heritage of elderly Afrikaans persons. Sign language and English subtitles are included. At the same time, the stories are also told with the aid of visual art by local artists.

BOKAAP-AFRIKAANS:

Simplification and refining of Dr Achmat Davids’ Academic Publication: “The Afrikaans of the Cape Muslims from 1815 -1915”, for the sake of easy reading for the general public.

HONOURING:

ADAM SMALL:

Adam Small was honoured at the Artscape with a bust and a travelling archival exhibition, as well as a planned annual commemorative reading during the Adam Small Festival at Pniel.