Books

Time aspiring public office bearers read ‘The Honourable MP’

Gonzo Musengezi’s play “The Honourable MP: A Play” uses satire and wit to capture Zimbabwe’s post-independence socio-political and economic situation. ...Read More

‘How to write about Africa’ Literary journals giving Africans space to ‘write back’ at global culture

In his now iconic satirical essay ‘How to write about Africa’, Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina skewers every literary stereotype about the continent. His recipe for writing the African story — an orange sunset, noble animals Aids and a dash of Joseph Conrad — is hilarious until the realisation that it is all too true of fiction and non-fiction about Africa. Wainaina published that essay in the literary magazine Granta in 2006, as well as one of the first African journals challenging the very narrative Wainaina skewers. ...Read More

‘The Lady: The life and times of Winnie Mandela’

Winnie Mandela remains an iconic figure not only in the history of South Africa but also the rest of Africa for her contribution in the fight against apartheid and the liberation of South Africa. ...Read More

Ode to a literary giant who gave us ‘Cry the, Beloved Country’

“How does a conqueror undo his conquest? It is very easy to conquer; all you need is a gun. It is very hard to undo conquest... and made immeasurably more difficult when the conqueror is afraid.” ...Read More

Out of the Rabble: Ending the global economic crisis

“Out of the Rabble” is a book that gives a comprehensive insight into the economic position of Zimbabwe, Africa and the world, offering solutions to world economic challenges and emulating how China developed itself into a global powerhouse. ...Read More

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