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Anne Derges

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Articles written and books edited by Anne Derges


Editorial Work

Anne has extensive experience in editing, writing and copy-editing, as well as some typesetting. Writing skills include report and proposal writing besides original articles.

Was a member of the editorial board of "Woman Plus," a magazine published by the Zimbabwe Women's Resource Centre and Network.

Editor, Oral Traditions Association of Zimbabwe.Produced the OTASA 1991 Conference Papers, the Records and Archives Management Association Newsletter, the OTAZI newsletter and two books (unpublished) for OTAZI (Chimurenga Chedu, children’s interviews with participants in the Zimbabwe Liberation Struggle, and a collection of OTAZI Forum presentations).

1991 Zimbabwe National Bibliography

Editor of a book on the sculptor Anderson Mukomberanwa, by Celia Winter Irving.

Editor of “Tengenenge,” by Celia Winter Irving (World Art Foundation 2001)

Editor of second edition of “The Land Question in Zimbabwe,” by Sam Moyo (2001)

Editor of book on Agnes Nyanhongo by Celia Winter Irving,  published by Chapungu Sculpture Park (2002).



Various articles published in JANUS (International Journal on Archives) on Audiovisual archiving in the region; paper on Oral Traditions in Zimbabwe, published in Canada; “Documents on the Portuguese in Central and Southern Africa,” (English translation) published by the Gulbenkian Foundation. Various papers presented at international conferences on audiovisual archives.


“Information for Economic, Social and Cultural Equity,” Harare, SAPES Books 1996. Articles and book reviews for SAPEM magazine.


Book reviews for the Journal of Social Development in Africa.


Preservation of audiovisual archives. Paper presented at SCOPAC Conference, Gaborone, 9-13 July 1997.

Article on training for librarians, published in The Herald newspaper (August).

Article on homosexuality published in WomanPlus magazine.

Book review, and an article on Gender and Information for SAFERE magazine.


Articles on painting (fine art) published in SAPEM magazine and The Mirror newspaper.


Book reviews and articles published in SAFERE, SAPEM and the Mirror newspaper.


Articles on Football and “Queer Theory” published in SAPEM magazine.


Article on the    Article on the situation of Women in Zimbabwe published in the New Nation magazine (London)






Anne speaks French, Portuguese, Shona and Spanish.

Anne Derges