Writing Africa

Writing Africa
By Ranka Primorac (picture byline)

Women’s destinations

Somewhere around the middle of Nadine Gordimer’s ground-breaking 1979 novel, Burger’s Daughter, the text’s narrator says: ‘one knows best...

One poem – three languages

Uzuri

Uzuri wa uso mwema,
Unavuta vitu vyote,
Vya macho ya kutazama,
Unapopita po pote,
Walakini kwa kupima uzuri wa tabia...

How language lives and dies

'Shona and Ndebele have become languages of the diaspora'
'Translation keeps language alive'
BY CHIKWAPURO
I have always been...

New novel from the doyen of alienation

BY BRIAN CHIKWAVA
The title of the novel - Worm Head - announces that this is Bart...

Dances with hope and vision

BY TINS MAGABA
'Dance is alive!'
Tumbuka dancer, Brian Geza decided to take his dancing shoes to the...

ZIFF on track

HARARE - The Zimbabwe International Film Festival is on schedule for this year with 300...

First retro exhibition of stone sculpture opens in London

LONDON - While stone has been sculpted in Zimbabwe for 1000 years, its modern incarnation is...

Bulawayo Music Festival comes to life

BY TINS MAGABA

BULAWAYO - Organised by a dedicated team of volunteers led by Performing Arts Bulawayo...

Ingonyama to tour Namibia

BY TINS MAGABA

Hailing from the small but richly talented community of Dete, in the Matebeleland...

Mutasas stroke of genius

BY MAGAISA IBENZI

WARD 12, PARIRENYATWA HOSPITAL, HARARE - It is worth noting that months after five...

Location, cost and convenience

Location, cost and convenience

The interesting thing about a Zimbabwean wedding is that you never know where...

Art and Culture

Estonian theatre comes to Zimbabwe
By Tins Magaba
Estonia is a small country in the Baltic regions that...

Africa’s star shines in Hollywood

BY TINS MAGABA
Ugandan, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, is undoubtedly Africa's mega film star in the making....

Mhlanga targeted as “enemy of the people”

By TREVOR GRUNDY
Controversial Zimbabwean cultural activist and playwright Cont Mhlanga has claimed that he and other...

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