Petina Gappah is a Zimbabwean writer with law degrees from Cambridge, Graz University and the University of Zimbabwe. Her debut collection, An Elegy for Easterly, won the Guardian First Book Prize in 2009.
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Five Things Right Now | The Online Edition
Five Things Right Now: Petina Gappah
Petina Gappah shares five things she’s reading, watching and thinking about right now.
Essays & Memoir | The Online Edition
An Open Letter to Mbeki
‘You are human, Mr Mbeki, and are therefore prey to the resentments and obstinacies that plague the mere mortal.’