francesca o. ekwuyasi
writer. multidisciplinary artist
francesca ekwuyasi is a writer, artist, and filmmaker born in Lagos, Nigeria. Her work explores themes of faith, family, queerness, consumption, loneliness, and belonging.
francesca's writing has been published
in Winter Tangerine Review, Brittle Paper, Transition Magazine, the Malahat Review, Visual Art News, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, and GUTS magazine. Her story
Ọrun is Heaven
was longlisted for the 2019 Journey Prize.
Her forthcoming debut novel,
Butter Honey Pig Bread
will be available October 2020 through Arsenal Pulp Press. Pre-order it here!
through the National Film Board's Film Maker's Assistance Program and the Fabienne Colas Foundation, francesca's short documentary
Black + Belonging
has screened in festivals Halifax, Toronto, and Montreal.
Black In Halifax
Khyber Residency: Penance + R...