Now & Then

Dec 5 – A Stranger’s Pose: in conversation with Chike Frankie Edozien, Brookline Booksmith, Boston. 

Nov. 29 – A Stranger’s Pose:MFA Art Writing, School of Visual Arts, New York.

Nov. 28 – “Intimate Strangers,” a collaboration with vocalist and composer Sara Serpa, inspired by A Stranger’s Pose. National Sawdust, New York.

Oct. 29 – An excerpt from A Stranger’s Pose in The Millions.

Oct. 27 – An interview in The Cable (Nigeria) on A Stranger’s Pose.

Oct. 11 – Lives That Enter Mine: Notes and Narratives on Artists.” A talk at Hunter College MFA in Studio Art.

Oct. 4 – Shortlisted for the Brittle Paper Award for Essays and Think Pieces, for my narrative essay, “The Colonizer’s Archive Is a Crooked Finger.

Sept. 27 – A Stranger’s Pose listed by Anderson Tepper as one of “Fall’s Best Foreign Books from Around the World,” in Vanity Fair.

Sept. 16Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, New York.

Sept. 6 – “Words For Pictures: A Conversation on Looking, Writing, and Breaking Form.” With Teju Cole. MFA Art Writing, School of Visual Arts, New York. 

Aug. 11“Music is So,” in The Quietus. Soundtrack to A Stranger’s Pose. 

Aug. 6 – A trailer for A Stranger’s Pose.

July 30 – A Stranger’s Pose Mixes Memoir, Travelogue, and Photography, Reinventing African Travel Writing,” in Brittle Paper.