Synopsis

Book Title: Night Dancer
Author: Chika Unigwe
Imprint: Parrésia Books
Availability: From November 2013

Chika Unigwe was born in Enugu, Nigeria, and now lives in Turnhout, Belgium, with her husband and four children.

She holds a BA in English Language and Literature from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and an MA from the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. She also holds a PhD from the University of Leiden, The Netherlands, having completed a thesis entitled “In the shadow of Ala. Igbo women writing as an act of righting” in 2004.

Unigwe is one of the most probing, thought-provoking writers of the recent renaissance in African fiction…

Bernadine Evaristo