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Anga Mamfanya

Anga Mamfanya
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Favorite TED Talk

The Skill of Humor | Andrew Tarvin | TEDxTAMU

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Anga Mamfanya is a South African poet, educator and creative. He made his performance debut in 2016 at the Tshwane Speak Out Loud Youth Poetry Competition, in which he was the 2nd prize winner. He has since shared his work at the University Of Johannesburg, the University of Pretoria and on platforms such as TEDxPretoria and the Naked Word Festival in Cape Town. His work also appears in the 8th volume of the Sol Plaatjie European Union Poetry Anthology.

Favourite Quote

"We are going to emancipate ourselves from mental slavery, for though others may free the body, none but ourselves can free the mind. Mind is our only ruler; sovereign"

- Marcus Garvey