Lisa Combrinck (SA) @ Urban Voices 2010

Lisa Combrinck
Spokesperson of the Dept of Arts and Culture, Lisa Combrinck is also a poet and writer. Her poems have been widely anthologized.

An infinite Longing for Love‘ Lisa’s poetry collection, was published in 2005 by Skotaville Media. She is a former Books Editor and columnist for the Sowetan. She was also assistant editor for the Southern African Review of Books, a lecturer in the English Dept of Vista University, speechwriter in the President’s office, media liaison officer for the Minister of Communications and Director of Media Research at the then Dept of Foreign Affairs. She was the first Chair of the Literature Panel of the National Arts Council of South Africa.

She obtained her BA Honours and Masters degrees from the University of Cape Town.

Lisa Combrinck and Natalia Molebatsi (Performing on the Cape Town and Joburg stage) will be performing at the Urban Voices Poetry Festival:

Joburg: 23 Oct @ Bassline , Newtown 8pm

Cape Town: 27 Oct@ Baxter Theatre, Rondebosch, 8pm