Elliot Ziwira – At the Bookstore

2 years ago | July 24, 2016

Ideological import in ‘The Trial of Dedan Kimathi’

Elliot Ziwira @ The Book Store Ideology, as posited by Cayne et al, is a body of ideas used in support of an economic, ...

2 years ago | July 18, 2016

Wading into the storms of Muponde’s world

Elliot Ziwira @ the Bookstore “So many things have happened; I am not responsible for their happening much as I am not ...

2 years ago | July 3, 2016

Kutyauripo redefines the historical novel

Elliot Ziwira @the Bookstore “What I think a novelist can teach is something very fundamental, namely to indicate to his ...

2 years ago | June 20, 2016

‘The Car’: Taking a ride into the abyss

Elliot Ziwira @ The Book Store Shimmer Chinodya is indeed a grandmaster at this kind of story, as he adeptly examines ...

2 years ago | June 13, 2016

Chihlava: Reliving the ‘Legacy of a Sensei’

Elliot Ziwira @ the Bookstore Soke Behzad Ahmadi’s book “Legacy of a Sensei” (1997) explores the transcendental nature ...

2 years ago | June 6, 2016

Imprisonment as a permanent condition

Elliot Ziwira @ the Bookstore “Cowards die many times before their deaths, but the valiant oft taste of death but once”, ...

2 years ago | May 30, 2016

Enchanting ‘Tales of the Rainbow’

Elliot Ziwira At the Bookstore Namibian poet Julia Ndinelago Amukoshi’s debut transcendental anthology of poetry, “Tales ...

2 years ago | May 23, 2016

Combating the bane of social neurosis

Elliot Ziwira @ The Book store In both literal and metaphorical senses, a whole nation may be crippled as a result of ...

2 years ago | May 16, 2016

When language becomes a tool of oppression

Elliot Ziwira @ The Book Store Words must have a shared meaning if they are to have any impact on interlocutioners; ...

2 years ago | May 8, 2016

When a woman brings a good man down

Elliot Ziwira @ The Book Store “By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, ...