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Sweet Medicine Panashe Chigumadzi

Sweet Medicine

Panashe Chigumadzi

Published
ISBN : 9781928337126
Paperback
203 pages
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 About the Book 

Sweet Medicine is the story of Tsitsi, a young woman who compromises the values of her Catholic upbringing to find romantic and economic security through otherworldly means. The story takes place in Harare at the height of Zimbabwe’s economic woes inMoreSweet Medicine is the story of Tsitsi, a young woman who compromises the values of her Catholic upbringing to find romantic and economic security through otherworldly means. The story takes place in Harare at the height of Zimbabwe’s economic woes in 2008. The book is a thorough and evocative attempt at grappling with a variety of important issues in the postcolonial context: tradition and modernity- feminism and patriarchy- spiritual and political freedoms and responsibilities- poverty and desperation- and wealth and abundance.