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Chuma Nwokolo is currently in the US for a month-long series of book events organized around his new novel The Extinction of Menai. The book was published about a month ago by Ohio University Press’s Modern African Writers imprint and received a Publisher’s Weekly starred review. [Read here if you missed it.]

Look through the list of dates below to see if he is coming to your city or somewhere close by.

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Thursday, April 5, 11:45am–6:00pm: At Wesleyan University for Africonnect 2018

Friday, April 6, 5:00pm–6:00pm: At Yale Africa Salon, Yale University Bookstore, New Haven, Connecticut.

Tuesday, April 10, 7:00pm: Columns Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana: reading with Safia Elhillo and Bwesigye Bwa Mwesigire as part of Loyola University/The New Orleans Review’s African Literary Hustle

Saturday, April 14, 4:00pm–4:30pm: signing at Wexner Center Bookstore, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio

Monday, Apr 16, 5:30pm–6:30pm: In conversation with Ghirmai Negash, Authors@Alden series, Alden Library, Athens, Ohio

Tuesday, April 24, 12:15pm-1:30pm: Chuma Nwokolo at Queens College, NYC, for the Literature and Human Rights Lecture Series (location details forthcoming)

 

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Ainehi Edoro is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she teaches African literature. She received her doctorate at Duke University. She is the founder and editor of Brittle Paper and series editor of Ohio University Press’s Modern African Writer’s imprint.

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