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Zimbabwe Writers Association meeting to take place in Harare on July 7th

03 Jul 2012

The Zimbabwe Writers Association is inviting you to its next bi- monthly meeting to be held in Harare at the British Council, 16 Cork Road, Belgravia (opposite the South African… read more

Local languages are almost invisible in Zimbabwe

01 Jul 2012

Except for certain textbooks and bibles, almost all the books on sale in Zimbabwe are in English. The main Harare and Bulawayo city libraries have less than one shelf of… read more

Adventists contribute to UZ medical library growth

15 Jun 2012

reprinted from Religion in Zimbabwe The Adventist Development and Relief Agency recently donated medical textbooks and journals to the University of Zimbabwe library. ADRA director for programme implementation, Rodolfo Monsalve, said the network had… read more

NoViolet Bulawayo moves up literary ladder

13 Jun 2012

Becky Hardie at Chatto & Windus acquired UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Canada) for publication in 2013 of novel We Need New Names by Caine-prizewinning NoViolet Bulawayo. Becky Hardie explained her joy, “We Need… read more

Short Story Writing Competition & Workshop by WIN-Zimbabwe (submission deadline July 20)

04 Jun 2012

Writers International Network Zimbabwe in partnership with Global Arts Trust presents a Short Story Writing Competition & Workshop Entries are being invited from unpublished writers for a short story writing competition which will… read more

Video: Helping Gandidzanwa Primary School in eastern Zimbabwe

16 May 2012

This video was produced for Hear Africa Foundation to help raise awareness about the plight of school-aged children of Gandidzanwa Primary School in eastern Zimbabwe. Hear Africa Foundation is a volunteer-run… read more

Across the border: reading in Mozambique?

16 May 2012

The northeast parts of Zimbabwe have some of the lowest educational levels in the country. The lack of a large city or many missions in the area may account for… read more

Writers International Network Zimbabwe receives 100 writing textbooks from Zimbabwe reads

11 May 2012

The Epworth chapter of the Writers International Network Zimbabwe (WIN) recently received more than 100 books from Zimbabwe readsin support of the ongoing Epworth Community Outreach Programme. The outreach programme was launched… read more