Booker Prize: Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga on her book, This Mournable Body

Award-winning Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga’s latest book, This Mournable Body, is on the Booker Prize shortlist.

The Booker Prize is the UK’s most prestigious literary award open to any novel written in English and published in the UK and Ireland.

Tsitsi Dangarembga spoke to BBC’s Princess Abumere about getting shortlisted and about the characters who inspired her book.