Praxis Magazine takes Hangout to South Africa

The Praxis Magazine online Hangout event held in Nigeria since three years now is set to debut in Durban, South Africa next week. 

The inaugural Praxis Hangout, Durban, will be an intimate event in support of World Mental Health. The gathering aims to open up conversation about mental health challenges in the lives of creatives. 

The Durban Hangout is a collaboration between @ukzn, Sadag and Praxis Magazine. 

Guest speakers at the Durban event will include clinical psychologist Mr. Suntosh Pillay and senior clinical psychologist and arts enthusiast Dr. Thirusha Naidu.

Guests are also invited to share their stories, as well as display their creative works, books, chapbooks, art work for sell during the networking section of the event. 

Date: Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Time: 10.30am to approx 12.30pm.
Venue: University of KwaZulu-Natal Howard College Centre for Creative Arts Boardroom

Enquiries and rsvp: to Shannon Hopkins at

Suggested programme:

-Welcome and introductions: Praxis volunteer Shannon Hopkins
-Mr. Suntosh Pillay: An over view on mental health 
-Dr. Thirusha Naidu: ental health and how it affects creatives
-Audience participaMtion - Q&A and personal story sharing
-Conclusion of formal programme
-Networking opportunity, signing of the pledge board, sharing of work. 

Event is free!