Uche is the curator of this website that hosts interviews, videos, short fiction, and photography. This website aims to serve as a reference and archival mine for teachers, students, researchers, and art enthusiasts.
Uchechukwu Peter Umezurike holds a PhD in English from the University of Alberta.
He is a poet, fiction writer, essayist, and literary journalist.
An alumnus of the International Writing Program, Iowa, USA,
Umezurike is a recipient of the James Patrick Folinsbee Memorial Scholarship
in Creative Writing from the University of Alberta and the Norma Epstein Foundation
Award for Creative Writing from the University of Toronto, among many honours.
He is a co-editor of Wreaths for a Wayfarer,
an anthology of poems.
His children's book, Wish Maker,
and short story collection, Double Wahala Double Trouble,
are forthcoming from Masobe Books (Nigeria) and Griots Lounge Publishing (Canada) in the fall of 2021.
He lives in Edmonton, Alberta.