010 - Irenosen Okojie

Irenosen is the author of two books. Her novel 'Butterfly Fish' won a 2016 Betty Trask Award, and her short story collection 'Speak Gigantular' is Longlisted for the inaugural Jhalak prize. Both books are published by Jacaranda Books

Irenosen's Book Choices:

  1. Geek Love - Katherine Dunn (Abacus)
  2. Glyph - Percival Everett (Graywolf Press)
  3. Revenge of the Mooncake Vixen - Marilyn Chin (Penguin)

She tweets @IrenosekOkojie and you can visit her website for more information.

Show Notes:

Mentioned: Ishmael Reed

What Irenosen's reading at the moment: Kevin Barry's Beatlebone

Irenosen Okojie Speak Gigantular