Questions tagged [nnedi-okorafor]

Questions about the Nigerian-American author Nnedi Okorafor (born 1974) and her work.

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How does “How Nnedi Got Her Curved Spine” meet the definition of creative nonfiction?

The short story "How Nnedi Got Her Curved Spine" by Nnedi Okorafor details a story about a woman named Nnedi, who, while in the woods, was taken in by intelligent baboons and taught their first ...
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Does Binti's edan translate to a real-world object?

In Binti by Nnedi Okorafor, the main character Binti has an object she refers to as an "edan" - it's an object that allows her to communicate with another species she encounters, and seems to have ...