Murray McCartney



Studied economic geography in England before working in industry there and in Nigeria. Came to Zimbabwe in 1983, having been Administrator of the Africa Centre in London, and worked as development agency director and consultant. Co-founder of Weaver Press in 1998.


Irene Staunton



Studied English literature in the UK and worked for some years in publishing and the arts in London before returning to Zimbabwe after independence. She was Editor at the Curriculum Development Unit prior to joining Hugh Lewin in the establishment of Baobab Books. Co-founder of Weaver Press in 1998.