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Nnedi Okorafor

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Nnedi Okorafor was born on April 8, 1974 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is a graduate of Clarion Writers Workshop in Lansing, Michigan and earned her PhD in English from the University of Illinois. Currently she is an associate professor of creative writing and literature at the University at Buffalo näytä lisää (SUNY). Her awards include a 2001 Hurston-Wright literary award for her story Amphibious Green, The Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa for Zahrah the Windseeker, the Carl Brandon Parallax Award for The Shadow Speaker, the 2007-08 winner of the Macmillan Writer's Prize for Africa for Long Juju Man, the 2011 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel for Who Fears Death, and her science fiction novella Binti won the 2016 Nebula Award (Best Novella) and the 2016 Hugo Awards for Best Novella. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän

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Tekijän teokset

Binti (2015) 2,895 kappaletta
Akata Witch (2011) 2,276 kappaletta
Who Fears Death (2010) 2,222 kappaletta
Binti: Home (2017) 1,229 kappaletta
Binti: The Night Masquerade (2018) 985 kappaletta
Lagoon (2014) 935 kappaletta
Akata Warrior (2017) 788 kappaletta
Remote Control (2021) 666 kappaletta
Binti: The Complete Trilogy (2020) 617 kappaletta
The Book of Phoenix (2015) 584 kappaletta
Zahrah the Windseeker (2005) 490 kappaletta
Noor (2021) 396 kappaletta
The Shadow Speaker (2007) 395 kappaletta
Kabu Kabu (2013) 293 kappaletta
Akata Woman (2022) 235 kappaletta
Ikenga (2020) 215 kappaletta
LaGuardia (2019) 189 kappaletta
Black Panther: Long Live the King (2018) 115 kappaletta
Chicken in the Kitchen (2015) — Tekijä — 88 kappaletta
Hello, Moto (2011) 77 kappaletta
The Black Pages (2021) 70 kappaletta
Shuri Vol. 2: 24/7 Vibranium (2019) — Tekijä — 67 kappaletta
Just Out of Jupiter's Reach (2023) 55 kappaletta
Wakanda Forever (2018) 54 kappaletta
Like Thunder (2023) 32 kappaletta
Shuri (2018-) #1 (2018) 27 kappaletta
Long Juju Man (2009) 20 kappaletta
Shuri: Wakanda Forever (2020) — Tekijä — 20 kappaletta
The Girl with the Magic Hands (2013) 19 kappaletta
Black Panther: Long Live the King #1 - Blackout (2017) — Tekijä — 16 kappaletta
Shuri (2018-) #2 (2019) 15 kappaletta
African Monsters: Volume 2 (2015) — Avustaja — 14 kappaletta
The Scenic Route (2021) 14 kappaletta
Black Panther: Long Live the King #2 - The Sacrifice (2017) — Tekijä — 11 kappaletta
Without A Map (2010) 11 kappaletta
Shuri (2018-) #3 (2019) 10 kappaletta
Spider the Artist 10 kappaletta
LaGuardia  #1 (2018) 9 kappaletta
Black Panther: Long Live the King #6 - Under the Bridge (2018) — Tekijä — 9 kappaletta
Marvel-Verse: Shuri (2022) 9 kappaletta
Shuri (2018-) #5 (2019) 9 kappaletta
Shuri #8 (2019) 9 kappaletta
Black Panther: Long Live the King #5 - Obinna's Folly (2018) — Tekijä — 9 kappaletta
Shuri #10 (2019) 8 kappaletta
Shuri #9 (2019) 8 kappaletta
Shuri (2018-) #4 (2019) 8 kappaletta
She Who Knows: Firespitter (2024) 7 kappaletta
Sacred Fire (2019) 6 kappaletta
X-Men: Wakanda Forever #1 - Chapter Two: Echo Chamber (2018) — Tekijä — 5 kappaletta
Wahala 4 kappaletta
The Magical Negro 3 kappaletta
Antar: The Black Knight (2019) 3 kappaletta
The Albino Girl 3 kappaletta
The Baboon War 2 kappaletta
The Palm Tree Bandit 2 kappaletta
Moom! {short story} 2 kappaletta
Mother of Invention (2018) 2 kappaletta
African Sunrise 2 kappaletta
Rusties 2 kappaletta
Nattens magiska mask (2022) 2 kappaletta
The Go-Slow 1 kappale
Kim Korkar Ölümden (2019) 1 kappale
Mujer Akata (2023) 1 kappale
On the Road {story} (2013) 1 kappale
Akata witch 1 kappale
Akate Warrior 1 kappale
LaGuardia #3 (2019) 1 kappale
LaGuardia #4 (2019) 1 kappale
Antar #1 1 kappale
Afrofuturist 419 1 kappale
Tumaki 1 kappale
Icon 1 kappale
Boy With Two Faces (2017) 1 kappale
Asunder 1 kappale
The Ghastly Bird 1 kappale
The Carpet 1 kappale
The Black Stain 1 kappale
Biafra 1 kappale
Bakasi Man 1 kappale
Akate Witch 1 kappale

Associated Works

Unnatural Creatures (2013) — Avustaja — 1,251 kappaletta
Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation (2017) — Johdanto — 686 kappaletta
The Djinn Falls in Love & Other Stories (2017) — Avustaja — 281 kappaletta
Out There Screaming: An Anthology of New Black Horror (2023) — Avustaja — 230 kappaletta
Long Hidden: Speculative Fiction from the Margins of History (2014) — Avustaja — 216 kappaletta
The Way of the Wizard (2010) — Avustaja — 207 kappaletta
Dark Matter: Reading the Bones (2005) — Avustaja — 202 kappaletta
Robot Uprisings (2014) — Avustaja — 188 kappaletta
Eclipse 3: New Science Fiction and Fantasy (2009) — Avustaja — 160 kappaletta
Mojo: Conjure Stories (2003) — Avustaja — 149 kappaletta
Infinite Stars (2017) — Avustaja — 147 kappaletta
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Six (2012) — Avustaja — 140 kappaletta
Lightspeed: Year One (2011) — Avustaja — 139 kappaletta
Year's Best SF 17 (2012) — Avustaja — 128 kappaletta
The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature (2012) — Avustaja — 111 kappaletta
The Mammoth Book of SF Stories by Women (2014) — Avustaja — 110 kappaletta
AfroSF: Science Fiction by African Writers (2012) — Avustaja — 99 kappaletta
After the Rain (2021) — Original story — 99 kappaletta
Life on Mars: Tales from the New Frontier (2011) — Avustaja — 98 kappaletta
Magic City: Recent Spells (2014) — Avustaja — 92 kappaletta
Seeds of Change (2008) — Avustaja — 90 kappaletta
After the End: Recent Apocalypses (2013) — Avustaja; Avustaja — 88 kappaletta
The Apex Book of World SF 2 (2012) — Avustaja — 87 kappaletta
Black Panther (Penguin Classics Marvel Collection) (2022) — Esipuhe — 70 kappaletta
L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future, Volume XXIX (2013) — Avustaja — 61 kappaletta
Future Tense Fiction: Stories of Tomorrow (2019) — Avustaja — 59 kappaletta
Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E. Butler (2017) — Avustaja — 58 kappaletta
Lagos Noir (2018) — Avustaja — 55 kappaletta
Twelve Tomorrows (2018) — Avustaja — 45 kappaletta
Fantasy for Good: A Charitable Anthology (2014) — Avustaja — 44 kappaletta
Nebula Awards Showcase 2017 (2017) — Avustaja — 40 kappaletta
Clarkesworld: Year Three (2013) — Avustaja — 38 kappaletta
The Stories: Five Years of Original Fiction on tor.com (2013) — Avustaja — 38 kappaletta
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Novellas 2016 (2016) — Avustaja — 32 kappaletta
L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future, Volume 36 (2020) — Avustaja — 29 kappaletta
Street Magicks (2016) — Avustaja — 29 kappaletta
The WisCon Chronicles, Vol.5: Writing and Racial Identity (2011) — Avustaja — 20 kappaletta
Clarkesworld: Year Five (2013) — Avustaja — 17 kappaletta
Clarkesworld: Issue 032 (May 2009) (2009) — Tekijä — 16 kappaletta
Africanfuturism: An Anthology — Avustaja — 13 kappaletta
Wonder Woman Black & Gold (2021) — Avustaja — 13 kappaletta
Strange Adventures (2014) — Avustaja — 12 kappaletta
A Year Without a Winter (2019) — Avustaja — 12 kappaletta
The Tor.com Sampler (2016) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta
Tor.com Publishing Fall 2015 Sampler (2015) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 10 • March 2011 (2011) — Tekijä — 11 kappaletta
Marvel-Verse: Black Panther (2020) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta
Decision Points (2016) — Avustaja — 10 kappaletta
Year's Best Young Adult Speculative Fiction 2013 (2014) — Avustaja — 9 kappaletta
Clarkesworld: Issue 054 (March 2011) (2011) — Tekijä — 9 kappaletta

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Yleistieto

Virallinen nimi
Okorafor, Nnedimma Nkemdili
Muut nimet
Okorafor-Mbachu, Nnedi (former married name)
Syntymäaika
1974-04-08
Sukupuoli
female
Kansalaisuus
USA (Birth)
Syntymäpaikka
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Asuinpaikat
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Koulutus
University of Illinois (BA|Rhetoric|1996)
Michigan State University (MA|Journalism|1999)
University of Illinois, Chicago (MA|English|2002, PhD|English|2007)
Ammatit
Professor of Creative Writing
writer
Organisaatiot
Chicago State University
Palkinnot ja kunnianosoitukset
The Macmillan Writers Prize
WisCon Guest of Honor (2010)
The Goodnow Award for Creative Writing
The Margin: Exploring Modern Magical Realism Short Story Contest
The Strange Horizons Readers Choice Award for Nonfiction
Agentti
Donald Maass
Janell Walden Agyeman (Marie Brown & Associates)
Lyhyt elämäkerta
Nnedi Okorafor is an award-winning novelist of Nigerian descent known for weaving African culture into creative evocative settings and memorable characters. In a profile of Nnedi’s work titled “Weapons of Mass Creation”, The New York Times called Nnedi’s imagination “stunning”. Nnedi holds a PhD in English.

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1.5 stars. Didn't finish; book is too long by half.
 
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Abcdarian | 107 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 18, 2024 |
Excellent short novella.
 
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Abcdarian | 243 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 18, 2024 |
Just Out of Jupiter’s Reach by Nnedi Okorafor is the fifth number in The Far Reaches collection of standalone stories set in outer space. The collection, produced with Audible in mind, presents stories by well-known science fiction authors. Okorafor gives us an Afrofuturist vision of third-world space exploration. A young woman nicknamed Tornado has her DNA matched with a semi-organic spacecraft and is sent to Jupiter space, where she meets several others of her kind. So far, so good. But the story lacks a central conflict, and we are never told why the pilots are sent out alone or what they are investigating in Jovian space.… (lisätietoja)
 
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Tom-e | 5 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 9, 2024 |
I absolutely adored this trilogy!
 
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tootall77hc | 74 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 9, 2024 |

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Suosituimmuussija
#1,356
Arvio (tähdet)
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246
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15
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