Ake Festival 2016
15-19 November, 2016
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Born in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, Chinelo Okparanta is the author of Happiness, Like Water and Under the Udala Trees. Her honors include an O. Henry Prize, a Lambda Award, and finalist selections for the Etisalat Prize, the New York Public Library Young Lions Award, the Caine Prize, and the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative. Her stories have appeared in Granta, The New Yorker, and Tin House, among others.