Michael Okpanachi

Michael Okpanachi

Visiting Faculty

313-402 7579

hj5859@wayne.edu

9307.3

Michael Okpanachi

Department

 English Department

Education

  • University of Virginia- MFA Creative Writing
  • Ahmadu Bello University- BA English and Literature

Awards and grants

O'Brien Fellow, McGill University, 2020

Finalist, Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize 2020

Winner, Gerald Kraak Prize, 2018

Finalist, Miles Morland Writing Award, 2018

 

 

 

Selected publications

 Africa's Future Has No Space for Stupid Black Men, Granta Magazine

Letter from Zaria, Granta.com

Letter from Kaduna, LitHub

Discovering a Nervous Condition, Johannesburg Review of Books

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Currently teaching

 ENG 5885