Stanzas poetry magazine

based in
Cape Town, South Africa

An open space where poetry matters

"A literary culture requires reaffirming and renewing by each generation as it gathers in the inheritance of the past and weaves it into a future."

CJ ‘Jonty’ Driver

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Subscriptions

  • South Africa: R350
  • Overseas: R500

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Some poets who have appeared in Stanzas

Akwe Amosu, PR Anderson, Caroline Archer, Michèle Betty, Michael Cope, David Copeland, Ingrid de Kok, Gail Dendy, Isobel Dixon, CJ Driver, Graham Dukas, Basil du Toit, John Eppel, Jane Fox, Sarah Frost, Gaireyah Fredericks, Jan Fox, Justin Fox, Elisa Galgut, Anne Graaff, Geoff Haresnape, Eustacia Jirivenga, Moira Lovell, Retshepisitswe Makhatha, Chris Mann, Botsana Maphanga, Adré Marshall, Helen Moffett, Nondwe Mpuma, Lethokuhle Msimang, Kwenzakwenkosi Mtshali, Nick Mulgrew, Medzani Musandiwa, Stuart Payne, Simon Rees-Roberts, Arja Salafranca, Patricia Schonstein, Dimakatso Sedite, Douglas Reid Skinner, Archie Swanson, Phillippa Yaa de Villiers, Tony Voss, Tony Ullyat, Robin Winckel-Mellish, Wendy Woodward, Stephen Wrigley, Fiona Zerbst

In translation

Tito Balestra, Charles Baudelair, Bertolt Brecht, Catullus, Paul Celan, Paul Claudel, Mia Couto, Johann de Lange, Gérard de Nerval, Marco Fazzini, Jean Follain, Joan Hambidge, Homer, Attila József, Lynthia Julius, Klaus Kinski, Olga Kirsch, Valerio Magrelli, Johann Lodewyk Marais, Sextus Propertius, Ina Rousseau, Barend Toerien