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Akpa Arinzechukwu

Akpa Arinzechukwu

Akpa Arinzechukwu’s work interrogates queerness, displacement/loss and grief. They have appeared or will feature in Litro, Kenyon Review, Prairie Schooner, Sou’wester, Southampton Review, Kabaka, Brittle Paper, Burning House Press, 20.35 Africa Anthology, 2017 Best New African Poets Anthology, and elsewhere. They are both shortlisted and longlisted for FT/Bodley Head Prize for Essay Writing and Koffi Addo Prize for Creative Nonfiction. They are the author of City Dwellers (Splash of Red Press). 

By Akpa Arinzechukwu