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Maik Nwosu


Maik Nwosu was born in Onitsha in 1965. He worked as a journalist before moving to Syracuse University, New York for a Ph.D in English and Textual Studies. He is currently Professor of English and chair of the Department of English and Literary Arts at the University of Denver, Colorado.

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Articles/stories/poems by Nwosu


1995 Suns of Kush (poetry)
1995 The Sakpoba mermaid (stories)
1997 Return to Algadez (stories)
1000 Invisible Chapters (novel)
2001 Alpha Song (novel)
2011 Markets of Memories: Between the Postcolonial and the Transnational (literature)
2016 A Gecko’s Farewell (novel)
2016 The Comic Imagination in Modern African Literature and Cinema A Poetics of Laughter (literature)