Society & Culture

A list of all the items under Society & Culture

African Women African Bodies
POVO Correspondent - Editorial | 03 June 2019 |
The 21st century has seen the increase of organisations, activists and individuals rising up against the society that has looked down on women  - Read More
A Trap called Blackness: The albatross of an Identity built on Reaction
Masimba Hwati - Fine Artist | 31 December 2016 |
Blackness was constructed as an Antithesis to whiteness. Should we be studying blackness, should we be even wasting time trying to define it  - Read More
Africa, The universe is not fair. Deal with it and move on!
Tafadzwa Gutsa - Graphic Designer | 31 December 2016 |
African leaders, have often referred to the west as “those that do not want to see us prosper”  - Read More
My Natural Resources
Kay Terera - Speaker / Designer | 28 December 2016 |
So, what’s the story with your hair? I hear that question a lot so, forget history, today I am going to share my hairstory  - Read More
The Real Backstage Story
Penny Yon - Writer / Graphic Designer / Cultural Practitioner | 28 December 2016 |
A spotlight pierces the dark stage to focus on an elegant figure, cool, confident, alluring, alight, alive  - Read More
Daughter of a Sangoma
Mildred Dube - Voice Over Artist / Blogger / Motivational Speaker | 28 December 2016 |
For many in Africa, traditional healers are trusted advisors on matters of the body, mind and spirit   - Read More
Breaking the Silence
Rutendo Mutsamwira - Artist | 28 December 2016 |
There are many things about humanity and human relations which make my heart sink.  - Read More
Calling into question the Chivanhu of public spaces
Barbra Anderson - Poet | 28 December 2016 |
I have had my nose on it the whole time, asking an ordinary but important question: ‘Do people care?’  - Read More
Boarding school in Uganda
Doreen Anyijukire - Accountant | 28 December 2016 |
I had made missing out on afternoon lessons a habit with a couple of friends  - Read More
Relationship Compatibility
Thamsanqa Mawerera - Chef / Poet | 01 December 2015 |
The SOCIAL aspect has more to do with our experiences with our families, friends and upbringing  - Read More