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"In Botha's work, geography and soul are charted on the same map.This is the contemplative life as road movie, where details one might consider trivial, the moment-to-moment dislocation of daily existence contain hidden epiphanies."
- Miles Keylock, Mail&Guardian 22/10/2009

Delft Blue/Water Letters
Delft Blue/Water Letters - Lien Botha, Garonne River, Bordeaux, August 2014

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Botha is one of five South African writers invited to take part in the "Tweede week van de Afrikaanse roman"

Art for Borneo: An art auction organized by Westerford students to fundraise for an outreach expedition to Borneo, April 16 @ 6 Spin Street, Cape Town. (This is one of the numerous Social Responsibility Projects in which Botha will participate in 2015.)

Die Burger - 100 Years, Suidooster Festival Exhibition, Artscape Marble Foyer, curated by Sandra Hanekom

Then & Now: Conversations in Time, curated by Alastair Whitton, Barnard Gallery, Cape Town from May 12- June 16, 2015

Botha's first novel, Wonderboom will be published by Queillerie in July 2015.

Botha attended 'Vaisseau Fantome - Les Revenants' workshop in Bordeaux, France during August 2014, courtesy : Mc2a Progress on this exciting project which will take place in May 2015 will be updated in due course.