Event calendar

  • My Father Marianne
    When Hanna's beloved father, the priest with the big beard, tells her that he's really called Marianne, Hanna's world falls apart. None of her courses in norm creativity can help; she hates Marianne who has stolen her dad away. But for Marianne there's no turning back; she has to be who she really is - finally.
    18 Aug 2021
    The Swedish Embassy in Pretoria, as part of the World Pride Embassy Engagement Programme, is hosting a drive-in and virtual film screening as well as a post screening discussion in celebration of the events taking part in Copenhagen and Malmö under the theme: #YouAreIncluded! Register to attend either of the screening happening on the 18th August at 19:00 and the virtual discussion on the 19th at 15:00.
  • Safe Havens
    03 Dec 2019
    Cape Town - Since 2013, a global network of cultural creators, journalists and academics has held an annual meeting to gather and share knowledge about both threats to and solutions around artist and writers under the umbrella of the Safe Havens conference.
  • 12 Nov 2019
    The Embassy of Sweden in Pretoria is pleased to welcome the visiting delegation from Gothenburg Book Fair this week namely; Program Director Oskar Ekström and program coordinator Elin Hellström who will meet the National Library of South Africa and the Department of Arts and Culture who will be the custodians of South Africa’s participation at next year’s event which will take part in September 2020. The delegation will also meet with a range of other South African counterparts and partners.