Author: Okey Ndibe

Okey Ndibe teaches fiction and African literature at Trinity College in Hartford, CT. He is the author of the novel, Arrows of Rain, which has drawn praise from numerous critics and authors, including Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka, John Edgar Wideman, Michael Thelwell, and Niyi Osundare. U.K-based New Internationalist magazine described Arrows of Rain as “a powerful and gritty debut.” The magazine also spotlighted Arrows in its October 2001 special edition on “New Fiction from the South.” Ndibe also co-edited (with Chenjerai Hove) a book titled Writers, Writing on Conflicts and Wars in Africa.