Chicago, IL
Hometown: Little Rock

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February 24, 2013

What was the last book, essay, or short story you read from an African author?

Say You're One of Them by Uwem Akpan

Besides book discussions, what types of events would you like to see Chicago Reading Africa host?

I'm into dance--west african, I think that it would be cool to check out a class. African/Caribbean restaurants. A Sunday film at DuSable.

Are you a creative writer interested in critique groups or showcasing your work?

Not a writer.

What days for book discussions work best for you?


Would you be interested in hosting a book discussion or do you have any suggested locations for our discussions?

coffeeshops/parks when it gets warm


I enjoy creative elements from Africa and her Diaspora--music/danc­e/film/books. Excited about this group!

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