Chika Unigwe

Chika Unigwe has a PhD from Leiden University (2004). She is the author of De Feniks (2004); On Black Sisters Street (Jonathan Cape, UK, 2009 and Random House, NY 2011), Night Dancer (Jonathan Cape, 2013) and Zwarte Messias (Standaard Uitegevrij, 2014). Unigwe has won many awards for her writing. and has published extensively in anthologies and in literary magazines. Her op-eds have appeared in the New York Times and the UK Guardian. She is a professor of creative writing in the USA.