Multi-layered exhibit shows there's no one experience of womanhood

'Feminism Ya Mang, Feminism Yethu, Feminism Yani' at the Goethe-Institut in Joburg shines a light on South African and African feminisms — yes, feminisms plural, writes Paula Andropoulos

06 June 2021 - 00:00 By Paula Andropoulos

A section of the lobby of the Goethe-Institut in Johannesburg has been transformed into a vivid, compelling exhibition space. This is where Feminism Ya Mang has come to fruition, invoking numerous iterations of South African and African feminisms through a clever and inventive use of space and a stellar selection of art works.

Feminism Ya Mang, Feminism Yethu, Feminism Yani ( — the title speaks to the infinite ways in which women and femmes have begun reclaiming and reconfiguring feminism, in relation to their geographical and cultural histories and experiences...

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