Chika Unigwe was born and raised in Enugu, Nigeria. She is the author of four novels, including Night Dancer and On Black Sisters Street. Her short story collection, Better Never than Late, was published in 2019. Widely translated, she has received many awards for her writing. She presently lives in Atlanta, Georgia, and is a professor of writing at Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville. You can find her on Twitter at @chikaunigwe and on Instagram at @realchikaunigwe.