J K Chukwu

J K Chukwu is a writer and visual artist from the Midwest. Her debut novel, The Unfortunates was published Mariner Books in February 2023, and was a GMA Buzz Pick. She also contributed to Against Enough, a non-fiction collection exploring Nigeria through its writers, released by The Borough Press in the UK, and the forthcoming horror collection Of The Flesh. She holds an MFA in Literary Arts from Brown University and a BA from the University of Chicago. She was a 2019 Lambda Fellow and her work has appeared in Black Warrior ReviewDIAGRAM, and TAYO. She has presented her writing and art at University of Wisconsin-Madison, National Louis University, The University of Manchester, and elsewhere.


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