Going to the Mountain: Life Lessons from My Grandfather description
“Going to the Mountain” is the phrase used for the initiation ceremony of Xhosa boys into manhood, a ceremony Ndaba Mandela was led through by his Grandfather, Nelson. Rich with the tribal wisdom and Xhosa folktales Nelson held so dear, Going to the Mountain is an intimate story of the man behind the myth, and a candid, insightful account of growing up with South Africa’s first Black President.
Chair: Anton Enus
Event additional information
Ndaba Mandela is the grandson of Nelson Mandela and co-founder and co-chairman of the Africa Rising Foundation. He is the author of Going to the Mountain: LifeLessonsfrom my Grandfather.
Anton Enus, a broadcast journalist with more than 25 years' experience, has been presenting SBS World News bulletins since 1999.
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