Ming-Cheau Lin

July 27, 8:30am - 10:00am SAST. Hosted at Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts

part of a series on Intention


About the speaker

Ming-Cheau Lin is a first generation Taiwanese immigrant and was raised in Bloemfontein. She studied branding at Vega School in Cape Town, then worked in advertising agencies as a copywriter.

During this time she also co founded the Cape Town Rollergirls NPO as the marketing & PR chair and a roller derby skater before leaving the scene to write about identity and feminism through the lens of food.

She is now a freelance copywriter, runs a food blog and just released her first book Just Add Rice – stories and recipes by a Taiwanese South African (2018), the first locally published East Asian cookbook.

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Additional details

Meet and greet upstairs at the Friends of Design Academy for a complimentary coffee and breakfast followed by a 20 min talk.