Ìrìnkèrindò Journal of African Migration is seeking submissions for its upcoming issue on return migration. African migration has often been explored in the context of the factors that generate migratory flows from the continent: political instability, environmental calamity, and desire for economic justice. This issue of Ìrìnkèrindò will explore the reversal of this migratory path,…Details
Her Zimbabwe has writers dotted around the world. We welcome contributions from interested parties on issues relating to women in Zimbabwe and Africa in general.
Zimbabwean author, Sabina Mutangadura, was yesterday announced as one of ten writers on the 2013 Golden Baobab Prize long list in the Early Chapter Book category for her novel, ‘Seven’. Mutangadura is the only Zimbabwean nominated across the three categories of this year’s prizes in a list dominated by Nigeria and South Africa; there are…Details
We are giving away five pairs of full access passes to attend the rest of the International Images Film Festival for Women (IIFF). There are still five days of the festival in Harare with three more days happening in Bulawayo next week. We will give away tickets as pairs for you and a friend to…Details
Each year, Zimbabwe Fashion Week closes the week of showcases and exhibitions with the Zimbabwe Fashion Awards. The awards are primarily aimed at acknowledging and rewarding individuals and organisations that have been outstanding and consistent in their contribution to Zimbabwe’s fashion industry. This year’s fashion awards will see the lead singer of one of South…Details
The 12th edition of the International Images Film Festival for Women (IIFF) is set to launch tomorrow under the theme ‘Women Alive – Women of Peace’.
Below is a link to the full programme for the festival which promises to be exciting.
We’ve just received a booklet in the mail showcasing Her Zimbabwe as one of 16 highly commended initiatives in communication for social change, as selected by The University of Queensland in Australia. The commendation comes as a result of nomination for the 2013 Communication for Social Change Award, by academic and media researcher, Tanya Notley,…Details
A beautiful and profound tribute to Chiwoniso Maraire from fellow artist, Chirikure Chirikure.
Her Zimbabwe spoke to 25-year-old Varaidzo Mupunga, a female candidate under the ZANU-PF party, vying for the position of MP in the Harare West constituency in the upcoming elections. With just over a week before millions of Zimbabweans cast their vote, we wanted to learn more about Mupunga who, at 25, is one of the…Details
About 20 women this weekend attend the first ‘Women in Conversation’ meeting hosted by Jewel Magazine and Her Zimbabwe to discuss the topic of women in entrepreneurship. The vibrant panel consisted of Jewel Magazine Founder and Managing Editor, Tsitsi Mutendi, National Arts and Merit Award (NAMA) winning mbira artist and singer, Hope Masike, and motivational…Details
It is a book that has received rave reviews from renowned publications such as the New York Times and others. In we ‘We Need New Names’ Zimbabwe’s NoViolet Bulawayo (31) documents the coming of age journey of Darling; a journey which takes her from Zimbabwe to the land she discovers is not quite of the…Details