Nnedi Okorafor


About Nnedi Okorafor

Nnedi Okorafor is a multi-award-winning novelist of African-based sci fi, fantasy and magical realism. Born in the USA to Nigerian immigrant parents, Nnedi is a professor of creative writing and literature at the University of Buffalo. She is the winner of Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy Awards, and the Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa.

When I was little, I was afraid of ice, especially the kind that naturally occurred outside in the winter (with all the dirt and dead leaves in it). I was sure there were galaxies in the ice (why I was afraid of galaxies is another discussion, lol). https://t.co/bE38MNKLm2