MARLENE WINBERG

Author & Storyteller

Marlene Winberg BA (UCT) MA FA (UCT) specialises in narrative and creative arts therapy.

Her master class, Healing makes our Hearts Happy, was developed in cooperation with indigenous !xun healers and storytellers in southern Africa and formed the basis for her PhD thesis on Indigenous Knowledge, storytelling, trauma and healing in the Science Faculty at the University of Cape Town.

Contemporary neuro-science helps us understand why human beings have always known that story-making helps return us to psychological and social balance

New website with stories, podcasts and books coming soon. In the meantime, listen to the healing stories below and visit our Manyeka Arts Trust website or send me an email to get in touch.

Healing Stories & Sleep Stories

Healing Stories

The Mud Baby

A fertility story narrated by traditional !xun healer Meneputo Manunga Manyeka. Translated by Marlene Winberg. Accompanied by !xun music.

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The Water Woman

This story narrates the birth of a traditional San healer. Translated by Marlene Winberg. Accompanied by !xun music..

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Sleep Stories Coming Soon

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MARLENE WINBERG

Author & Storyteller