About the Author

Esi Edugyan

Esi Edugyan has degrees in writing from the University of Victoria (BA) and Johns Hopkins University (MA). Her work has appeared in several anthologies, including Best New American Voices 2003, ed. Joyce Carol Oates, and Revival: An Anthology of Black Canadian Writing (2006). Her debut novel, The Second Life of Samuel Tyne, was published internationally. It was nominated for the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, was a More Book Lust selection, and was chosen by the New York Public Library as one of 2004’s Books to Remember. Edugyan has held numerous international fellowships, has taught creative writing at both Johns Hopkins University and the University of Victoria, and has sat on panels as diverse as the LesART Literary Festival in Esslingen, Germany, the Budapest Book Fair in Hungary, and Barnard College in New York City. She was born in Calgary and currently lives in Victoria, British Columbia.

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Dreaming of Elsewhere

Dreaming of Elsewhere

Observations on Home
by Esi Edugyan
introduction by Marina Endicott
also available: eBook
tagged : essays
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Half-Blood Blues

Half-Blood Blues

A Novel
also available: Paperback eBook Paperback
tagged : literary
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