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Nnedi Okorafor

Autor de Binti

98+ Obras 16,628 Miembros 1,016 Reseñas 53 Preferidas

Sobre El Autor

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 mostrar más (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) mostrar menos

Series

Obras de Nnedi Okorafor

Binti (2015) 2,892 copias
Akata Witch (2011) 2,273 copias
Who Fears Death (2010) 2,217 copias
Binti: Home (2017) 1,227 copias
Binti: The Night Masquerade (2018) 985 copias
Lagoon (2014) 934 copias
Akata Warrior (2017) 788 copias
Remote Control (2021) 665 copias
Binti: The Complete Trilogy (2020) 616 copias
The Book of Phoenix (2015) 584 copias
Zahrah the Windseeker (2005) 490 copias
Noor (2021) 396 copias
The Shadow Speaker (2007) 393 copias
Kabu Kabu (2013) 293 copias
Akata Woman (2022) 235 copias
Ikenga (2020) 214 copias
LaGuardia (2019) 189 copias
Chicken in the Kitchen (2015) — Autor — 88 copias
Hello, Moto (2011) 77 copias
The Black Pages (2021) 70 copias
Shuri Vol. 2: 24/7 Vibranium (2019) — Autor — 67 copias
Just Out of Jupiter's Reach (2023) 55 copias
Wakanda Forever (2018) 54 copias
Like Thunder (2023) 31 copias
Shuri (2018-) #1 (2018) 27 copias
Long Juju Man (2009) 20 copias
Shuri: Wakanda Forever (2020) — Autor — 20 copias
Black Panther: Long Live the King #1 - Blackout (2017) — Autor — 16 copias
Shuri (2018-) #2 (2019) 15 copias
The Scenic Route (2021) 14 copias
African Monsters: Volume 2 (2015) — Contribuidor — 14 copias
Without A Map (2010) 11 copias
Shuri (2018-) #3 (2019) 10 copias
Shuri #8 (2019) 9 copias
LaGuardia  #1 (2018) 9 copias
Marvel-Verse: Shuri (2022) 9 copias
Shuri (2018-) #5 (2019) 9 copias
Shuri #9 (2019) 8 copias
Shuri (2018-) #4 (2019) 8 copias
Shuri #10 (2019) 8 copias
Sacred Fire (2019) 6 copias
Antar: The Black Knight (2019) 3 copias
Wahala 3 copias
The Albino Girl 3 copias
Rusties 2 copias
Mother of Invention (2018) 2 copias
The Baboon War 2 copias
African Sunrise 2 copias
Nattens magiska mask (2022) 2 copias
Mujer Akata (2023) 1 copia
Kim Korkar Ölümden (2019) 1 copia
The Go-Slow 1 copia
LaGuardia #3 (2019) 1 copia
On the Road {story} (2013) 1 copia
Akata witch 1 copia
Akate Warrior 1 copia
Asunder 1 copia
LaGuardia #4 (2019) 1 copia
Boy With Two Faces (2017) 1 copia
Tumaki 1 copia
Icon 1 copia
Antar #1 1 copia
The Carpet 1 copia
Biafra 1 copia
Bakasi Man 1 copia
Akate Witch 1 copia

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Etiquetado

Conocimiento común

Nombre legal
Okorafor, Nnedimma Nkemdili
Otros nombres
Okorafor-Mbachu, Nnedi (former married name)
Fecha de nacimiento
1974-04-08
Género
female
Nacionalidad
USA (Birth)
Lugar de nacimiento
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Lugares de residencia
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Educación
University of Illinois (BA|Rhetoric|1996)
Michigan State University (MA|Journalism|1999)
University of Illinois, Chicago (MA|English|2002, PhD|English|2007)
Ocupaciones
Professor of Creative Writing
writer
Organizaciones
Chicago State University
Premios y honores
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
Agente
Donald Maass
Janell Walden Agyeman (Marie Brown & Associates)
Biografía breve
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.

Miembros

Reseñas

1.5 stars. Didn't finish; book is too long by half.
 
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Abcdarian | 107 reseñas más. | May 18, 2024 |
Excellent short novella.
 
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Abcdarian | 243 reseñas más. | 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.… (más)
 
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Tom-e | 5 reseñas más. | May 9, 2024 |
I absolutely adored this trilogy!
 
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tootall77hc | 74 reseñas más. | May 9, 2024 |

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Estadísticas

Obras
98
También por
62
Miembros
16,628
Popularidad
#1,362
Valoración
3.9
Reseñas
1,016
ISBNs
246
Idiomas
15
Favorito
53

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