Olufemi Terry

Olufemi Terry, essayist, fiction writer, and art practitioner, has written for publications in Africa, the United States, and Europe, among them Chimurenga, The America Scholar and Guernica. In 2013, he published with Marco Lachi’s How does it feel to be leaving the most beautiful city in the world?, a collaborative book of text and photographs about Cape Town. That year he served also as a judge for the inaugural Miles Morland scholarship for African writers, and for the inaugural Artraker bursary award for creativity in art and conflict. He lives in Germany and the United States.


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Open to any author writing in English about the Chicanx/Latinx experience, the Rivera Book Prize is committed to the discovery and fostering of extraordinary writing by a first-time or early career author whose work examines the long and varied contributions of Chicanx/Latinx in the US. The Rivera Book Prize aims to provide a platform that showcases the emerging literary talent of the Chicanx/Latinx community, to cultivate the next generation of Chicanx/Latinx writers, and to continue the rich literary memory of Tomás Rivera, Chicano author, poet, activist, and educator.

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