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Gumiguru

Togara Muzanenhamo

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ISBN: 978 1 847774 81 1
Categories: 21st Century, African
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: January 2014
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Also available in: eBook (Kindle), Paperback
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  • Togara Muzanenhamo was born to Zimbabwean parents in Lusaka, Zambia in 1975. He was brought up in Zimbabwe, and then went on to study in The Hague and Paris. He became a journalist in Harare and worked for a film script production company. His work has appeared in magazines in Europe, ... read more
    Awards won by Togara Muzanenhamo Runner-up, 2015 Glenna Luschei Prize for African Poetry  (Gumiguru)
    'Togara Muzanenhamo's second collection, named for the hot and dry tenth month of the Shona calendar, is a harsh but heartfelt tribute to the people and landscapes of the author's native Zimbabwe [...] this poet has a rare gift and should be admired for the risks he takes, which have enabled him to write some unusual, moving and yet understated poems about conflict, love and work'
    Times Literary Supplement, 16.10.2015.
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