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Akwaeke Emezi

‘We came from somewhere – everything does.’

Akwaeke Emezi

Akwaeke Emezi is an Igbo and Tamil writer and video artist based in liminal spaces. Their short story ‘Who Is Like God’ won the 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize for Africa, and their debut novel, Freshwater, is forthcoming from Grove Atlantic in Winter 2018.

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