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Beter nooit dan laat

Chika Unigwe (author)

Beter nooit dan laat

Genre:
Beter nooit dan laat beschrijft de ongewone levens en relaties van een groep Nigeriaanse immigranten die hun weg zoeken in België. De verhalen spelen zich af rond Prosperous en haar man Agu. Wekelijks ontvangen zij in hun appartement verschillende bezoekers wier levens met elkaar vervlochten raken. Ze behalen overwinningen en ze worstelen, met ongelukkige huwelijken, met de pijn van de heimwee en
Title
Beter nooit dan laat
Author
Chika Unigwe
Language
Dutch
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Pelckmans uitgevers, 2020
ISBN
9789463105750
CloudLibrary
5qn2yg9

About Chika Unigwe

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Chika Nina Unigwe (born 12 June 1974) is a Nigerian-born Igbo author who writes in English and Dutch. In April 2014 she was selected for the Hay Festival's Africa39 list of 39 Sub-Saharan African writers aged under 40 with potential and talent to define future trends in African literature. Previously based in Belgium, she now lives in the United States.

Biography

Chika Unigwe was born in 1974 in Enugu, Nigeria, the sixth of her parents' seven children. She attended secondary school at Federal Government Girls' college in Abuja and obtained a BA in English in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1995. In 1996, she earned an MA degree in English from the KU Leuven (KUL, the Catholic University of Leuven). She has a Ph.D in Literature (2004) from the University of Leiden in the Netherlands. Her debut novel, De Feniks, was published in 2005 by Meulenhoff and Manteau (of Amsterdam and Antwerp, respectively) and was shortlisted…Read more on Wikipedia