Writer at It’s Esoteric, South Africa
Lethabo Gumede is an independent cultural worker based in South Africa. She has an honours degree in Social Anthropology and Curatorship, with a strong background in Gender Studies.
With wide-ranging experience in Non-Goververnment Organisations, Lethabo is the founder of the multidisciplinary educational initiative Empowering the Art. This initiative focuses on projects that aim to encourage and empower creatives to use artistic interventions in their own communities to address specific social issues relevant to their communities.