This is a South African creative worker whose artistic journey is directly linked with the Windybrow [and the poetry session in particular]. Coming to Johannesburg from Kwazulu with the dream of being a famous artist like most people. Majesty Mnyandu ended up homeless and later lived in a shelter for street children in the CBD.
Soweto is an urban settlement or ‘township’ in South Africa, southwest of Johannesburg; with a population of approximately 1.3 million.
Soweto became the largest Black city in South Africa, but until 1976 its population could have status only as temporary residents, serving as a workforce for Johannesburg.