Episode 407: Thirty Minutes with Nnedi Okorafor

Ten minutes with… is a special series presented by Coode Street that sees readers and booklovers from around the world talk about what they’re reading right now and what’s getting them through these difficult times.

The terrific Nnedi Okorafor joins Gary for an epic thirty-minute discussion on the challenges and rewards of having a lot of deadlines, comfort reading during the lockdown, what it’s like to discover that your daughter actually likes your novels, what Africanfuturism means, and various and exciting media projects, some of which must remain unannounced for the time being.

Books mentioned include:

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One thought on “Episode 407: Thirty Minutes with Nnedi Okorafor”

  1. Just noting that Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Chilean-French director and not, as Gary says at 18:33, a Polish one. (I’m sure he just misspoke, given that he pronounced the name the Spanish way.)

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