Melville Poetry Festival

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Country and Region South AfricaGauteng
Type of Festival Dance, Literary, Music
Location of Festival Melville, Gauteng, South Africa
Festival Contact Information

Melville Visitors Centre
Located at the corner of 7th Street & 1st Avenue
Melville, Gauteng
South Africa
Phone: + 27 (0) 72 305 0281

Marie-Lais, festival organizer

Festival Description

The official first edition of the Melville Poetry Festival will launch in 2012. The programming features a range of events — poetry slams, performances and readings, workshops, book launches, exhibitions, panel discussions, along with dance and music performances, and films to round out the cultural experience.

Festival Dates October 14 - 15, 2011

Festival Events:

Programming 2011:
  • Programming schedule on Facebook


Other Sources:

Social networks:
  • Facebook
  • Poetry slams at Melville festival (IOL Tonight, October 13, 2011)


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