Posted on August 6, 2020 at 10:07 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The much-anticipated novel The Death of Vivek Oji came out Tuesday.
Akwaeke Emezi’s sophomore effort explores, unsurprisingly, loss; Vivek, the title character, leaves behind parents, other family members, and friends.
But more so, the author tells NPR, it’s a novel about crossing boundaries: cultural, gender, and sexual.
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