A Daughter’s Promisewith Nothabo Ncube

February 1, 2019

54 Lights recently sat down for an All Access interview with Dr. Nothabo Ncube. We spoke about her life, struggles and family. Along the way, we delve into conversations on culture and living life in different countries. For colour and direction, we spoke with UK based playwright/poet Ntombi Zodwa Nyoni…

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ep1.54..Where I’m Fromwith Sisonke Msimang

Episode #1.54 | January 15, 2019

Episode 1.54..”Where I’m From” stands as the first official episode of 54Lights. Our focus is the remarkable journey of Sisonke Msimang…who is a prolific writer and activist. She recently published her memoir, Always Another Country, which is enjoying its international release. Our discussion gave us some interesting insights; ranging from…

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ep0.54..We Are 54!The 54 Trailer

January 7, 2019

We Are 54! Welcome to 54Lights! Our first episode, We Are 54!, is an introduction to this project. 54Lights offers an alternative to mainstream depictions of Africa and its people. It is a celebration of people and culture. And while it often features Africans it is not exclusively for (or…

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