‘The View’, Parktown’s oldest mansion and home to the Transvaal Scottish, plays host to a bumper festive season event. From 3pm, browse new Joburg books and quality second-hand books. At 4pm, join Professor Katherine Munro in discussion with the authors of four fascinating books on Joburg and surrounds.
- Johan Swart, author with Alain Proust of Hidden Pretoria.
- Monika Läuferts le Roux and Judith Mavunganidze, authors of The Johannesburg Gas Works.
- Pamela Heller-Stern, author of José Dale Lace – A Woman of Some Importance.
- Vincent Carruthers, author of Cradle of Life: The Story of the Magaliesberg and the Cradle of Humankind.
At 5pm, we serve cocktail snacks and you get the opportunity to have your books signed by these authors. And at 6pm, Mark Inman will be auctioning a selection of sought after books and art works.
Our numbers are limited to 80 people, so book soon to avoid disappointment!
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- HOST: Professor Katherine Munro
- TIME: 15H00 TO 19H00
- LOCATION: The View, 18 Ridge Road, Parktown
- COST: R200 per person, including cocktail snacks (drinks for your own account)
- MAX NUMBER: 80
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