READING MARECHERA

: Hamilton (G.) ed.

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196 pp., paperback, Suffolk, 2013

 

A collection of essays on the work of Zimbabwean writer Dambudzo Marechera.

Contributions include:
"A Brotherhood of Misfits: the literary anarchism of Dambudzo Marechera & Percy Bysshe Shelley" by Tinashe Mushakavanhu
"Grotesque Intimacies: embodiment & the spirit of violence in 'House of Hunger'" by Anna-Leena Toivanen
"Black, But Not Fanon: reading 'The Black Insider'" by David Huddart
The Avant-Garde Power of 'Black Sunlight': radical recontextualizations of Marechera from Darius James to China Miéville" by Mark P.Williams
"Classical Allusion in Marechera's Prose Works" by Madhlozi Moyo.

Grant Hamilton is Assistant Professor with the Department of English, Chinese University of Hong Kong. His other publications include "Deleuze and Coetzee on the Colonized Subject" (2011).