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Journal Article

Working The City

Bernard Matambo
No. 121, Childhood (2016), pp. 24-36
DOI: 10.2979/transition.121.1.04
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Bernard Matambo offers a lyrical yet sobering account of the myriad challenges facing young Zimbabweans struggling to realize their dream of attending college in the United States.

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Bernard Matambo

Bernard Matambo is a Zimbabwean national and Assistant Professor in the Creative Writing Program at Oberlin College. He has received residency fellowships from The Blue Mountain Center and the I-Park Foundation among others.