Shereen Essof and Daniel Moshenberg

Through the life and work of Yvonne Vera, Shereen Essof and Daniel Moshenberg challenge Pambazuka News readers to see a different Zimbabwe, not the one of nationalist desire, but rather the one in which the national project of Zimbabwe is a project of its women, not alone but at the core.

It is April 18, 2005, Independence Day in Zimbabwe. Twenty-five years ago today, Rhodesia disappeared. Where did it go? What happened on that day? Twenty-five years ago, today, the policemen more