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Wairimu Muriithi

Wairimũ Mũrĩithi is a feminist reader, writer, editor and curator of cool things. Her areas of research and writing include crime and criminality, queer cultural production, freedom of expression and care-work in movement building.

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Review: No Roses From My Mouth

Posted Sat 14 Mar 2020 - 18:15 | 823 views

No Roses From My Mouth is a collection of poems written in jail by Dr. Stella Nyanzi, the feminist poet and academic who is currently imprisoned in Luzira Women’s Prison in Uganda. In this article, Wairimũ Mũrĩithi not only review the book, but also talks about the feminist solidarity movement that is organising offline and online actions for Nyanzi freedom. At the same time, this is...

Stella Nyanzi rising her hand, with roses at her back.