She was bundled into a police truck while demonstrating in Borrowdale, an upscale area of Zimbabwe’s capital city.
Arrested! At Borrowdale. Ope it will be OK
— Tsitsi Dangarembga (@efie41209591) July 31, 2020
The 61-year-old author is considered a figure of feminism.
The third volume of her trilogy has just been nominated for the Booker Prize, which was awarded to the Nigerian author Bernardine Evaristo last year.