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Without a Name free pdf In Without a Name (1994), Mazvita, a young woman from the country, travels to Harare to escape the war and begin a new life. But her dreams of independence are short-lived. She begins a relationship of convenience and becomes pregnant. In Under the Tongue (1996), the adolescent Zhizha has lost the will to speak. In lyrical fragments, Vera reveals the story of Zhizha's parents, and the horrifying events that led to her mother's imprisonment and her father's death. With this novel Vera became the first Zimbabwean woman ever to deal frankly with incest. With these surprising, at times shocking novels Vera shows herself to be a writer of great potential.

About Yvonne Vera

Yvonne Vera was born in Bulawayo, where she is now director of the National Gallery. The author of B"utterfly Burning," she received the 1997 Commonwealth Writers Prize (Africa region) for "Under the Toungue."

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Author : Yvonne Vera
Publisher : Farrar, Straus
Data Published : 28 November 2003
ISBN : 0374528160
EAN : 9780374528164
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 234 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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