Woman Scream International Poetry Festival – Lesotho

Illustration by Maliehe Marcel Ntee

Illustration by Maliehe Marcel Ntee

As part of the international awareness against woman violence and injustice, Poetry Farm has joined the Woman Scream international campaign to host events in the month of March to voice the cry against this violence. We have invited countless poets to participate. It is not a Poetry Farm event but a global initiative. Join the cry.

From 5pm to 7pm will be a performance set comprising of poetry,theater and a counseling psychology session.


Among the poets who will take to the stage we have;

  • Mmaletuka Mahalefele
  • Mpheulane Posholi
  • Rethabile Ntereke
  • Senate Moshoeshoe
  • Neo Sello
  • Sello Mpakanyane
  • Lineo Segoete
  • ‘Maphano Mohapi


Ms Liatile Mohale has written & directed many plays,such which include ‘Stationeng-Borokhong’. March 15th she brings you ‘Mother Knew’ – a one-woman play

Counseling Psychology session

Mr Mafa Maiketso, a lecturer at LCE, Counseling psychologist and a columnist will be presenting a ten-minute ‘Speak Psychology’ session on violence. He currently writes for Visions Magazine. He has been a columnist for two local newspapers namely Weekly Mail newspaper and Public Eye. He also has a Counseling Psychology session on Ultimate FM every wednesday


After the performance set will follow a movie aligned with the festival’s theme.

Admission is totally free! Just buy drinks and food at the restaurant.

Day One – March 15
Venue: Ouh la la cafe
Time: 5pm – 7pm poetry and a one-woman play.
7:30pm – 9:00pm a movie based on the theme

Day Two – March 16
Venue: National University of Lesotho
Time: 8:30pm

* For more info email sechabalb@gmail.com or poetryfarm@gmail.com *


Woman Scream - Lesotho

Woman Scream – Lesotho

-::Lyrical Bacteria::-.


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