Chiké Frankie Edozien
Growing up in Lagos, Nigeria, Chiké Frankie Edozien learned to read from the newspapers his father brought home. He grew up to become an ink-stain scribbler telling the stories in service of a greater good. His Lives of Great Men memoir won the Lambda Literary 2018 nonfiction award for Best Gay Memoir/Biography. He’s a tennis enthusiast and lives in Ghana where he’s the Director of New York University Accra.