Marechera, Dambudzo

About Dambudzo Marechera

Biography (Poetry International Archives)

Cooper, Dennis. Spotlight on. . .Dambudzo Marechera Black Sunlight." DC's, 22 Nov. 2018

Mushakavanhu, Tinashe. "The Lasting Legacy of The House of Hunger." Quartz Africa, 22 Aug. 2018

Power, Chris. "A Brief Survey of the Short Story." The Guardian, 7 Jan. 2014



Mostyin, Santiago. "The Novel that Almost Shaped a Postmodern Postcolonial Africa". C&, 27 Oct. 2020

ianopolot. "The House of Hunger Review". Medium, 7 Mar. 2019



Toivanen, Anna-Lena. "'At the Receiving End of Severe Misunderstanding': Dambudzo Marechera's Representations of Authorship." Research in African Literatures, vol. 42, no. 1, 2011

Chennels, Anthony, and Flora Veit-Wild (eds.). Emerging Perspectives on Dambudzo Marechera, 1999




The Black Insider (1992)

Black Sunlight (1980)


Poetry Collections

Cemetery of Mind (1992)


Short Story Collections

Scrapiron Blues (1994)

Mindblast or The Definitive Buddy (1984)

The House of Hunger (1978)


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Dambudzo Marechera Talks about his Vision African Literature. Dailymotion, 2015

Dambudzo Marechera Talks about The Future of Zimbabwean Literature. Dailymotion, 2015

Dambudzo Marechera on His Life and Work. Dailymotion, 2015