Sweet Medicine by Panashe Chigumadzi
About the author: In the genre of non-fiction, she is the founder and editor of Vanguard Magazine, an impressive black feminist platform for young black women coming of age in post-apartheid South Africa.
She is also a founding member of The Feminist Stokvel, a collective of 8 young black women in media and arts with the aim of addressing the social issues specific to young black women in South Africa.
As if she is not already amazing she also has experience within the media industry as a TV journalist at CNBC Africa and columnist for Forbes Woman Africa.
Young Panashe Chigumadzi, is a Zimbabwe born storyteller, raised in South Africa. Her interests have remained in the narratives of black women this far in her career as a writer. Continue reading “Favourite read of 2016: A novel”