THE OUTPOST

In this seasonal section you can get updated on “The Outpost”. Get an eye-witness report from Cape Town in South Africa where two Kaospilot teams are currently living, learning & loving.

OUTPOST: All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way

OUTPOST: All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way

By Leo Tolstoj   Slowly I am getting a sense of the narrative in Cape Town. The general narrative is not a common denominator found in the stories about South Africa, but a narrative found in the way this town talks about itself.   The…

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OUTPOST: Girl From the North Country

OUTPOST: Girl From the North Country

In Denmark where I am from we speak one national language. I personally speak two and a half and I understand five. Here in South Africa the total number of official languages is 11. The school of social constructivism teaches me to believe that language…

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OUTPOST: The colours of Cape Town

OUTPOST: The colours of Cape Town

By Line Rothmann The Danish flag consists of two colours – red and white. Mix red with white and you get very close to the skin colour of the danish people when summer starts.If you combine the colours of the South African flag, you are…

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OUTPOST: A small place, only known to 30.000 people

OUTPOST: A small place, only known to 30.000 people

By Mads Olivarius Maibom   Okay, I admit that it is not that small at all. It is more like a little village, isolated on the crest of the mountain in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town. But I promise that you will feel that…

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