Nadia Owusu

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Nadia Owusu is a Brooklyn-based writer and urban planner. She grew up in Rome, Addis Ababa, Kampala, Dar-es-Salaam, Kumasi, and London. She is a degree candidate at Southern New Hampshire University's Low Residency MFA in Fiction and Nonfiction and is working on essays and stories about coming of age as a citizen of the world. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Huffington Post, Assignment, and the Nonprofit Quarterly.


Cover Photo: Ablade Glover, Busy Bodies, 2014. Oil on canvas, 127 x 101 cm.
The Wailing

“There is no greater insult than to have your death ignored.”

May 11, 2016