Dambudzo Marechera and the Zimbabwe Elections

Sometime in 1986 Dambudzo Marechera wrote a series of poems entitled "There's a Dissident in the Election Soup". These poems make up Chapter 11 of the post-humously published Cemetry of Mind, compiled and edited by Flora Veit-Wild. Since Zimbabweans are voting on Saturday, March 29, it is important to ponder upon what Marechera had to … Continue reading Dambudzo Marechera and the Zimbabwe Elections

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