Uzodinma Iweala
Uzodinma Iweala

Uzodinma Iweala is the author of the novel Beasts of No Nation. His nonfiction book Our Kind of People: A Continent’s Challenge, A Country’s Hope, about HIV/AIDS in Nigeria, will be released July 10.

Books
June 29 2012 11:55 PM“I Only Want a Little Authenticity!”A lost classic of African literature—chaotic, dreamlike, and funny—finally gets its due.
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Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.