Safrea presents: GG Alcock

Awesome speaker at the next Safrea event! We host GG Alcock, author of Third World Child at the LibScreen Shot 2015-09-14 at 6.24.13 PMrary, Brazen Head Sandton, tomorrow night.

GG grew up in a Zulu community in Msinga, KZN. Today, he runs Minanawe Marketing, an events and activation agency for the mass market.

Third World Child, his story about “being truly African even as a white person” was longlisted for this year’s Alan Paton Prize. Blue Horizon Pictures, a UK production company, recently acquired the film rights.

Books will be on sale at R250 each (and a signed copy would make a great gift, so bring cash – December is not too far away!).

“Astonishing. Alcock has written the first report from the new South Africa”~ Rian Malan.
Date: Tuesday, 15 September 2015
Time: 6pm for 6:30pm
Venue: The Library, Brazen Head Sandton (corner Linden Street and Ann Crescent).
Cost: R30 for members, R50 for non-members. Includes snacks but not drinks. Pay on the day – please bring cash.

Writer for television, print and digital, corporate and editorial. Editor and writer of books. Musical performance, spoken word as Inspector Ras. Guitar/vocals for The Near Misses, (Worst Band In JoburgTM). The last whitey at umsebenzi. Latest book 415 Action-Packed Neighbourhood Marketing Tips with Basil O'Hagan, out now. @hagenengler

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