Art

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 (https://www.goethe.de/ins/za/en/kul/sup/lfm/arx.html) — 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...

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day or Financial Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.