Cover Photo: A collage of the writer, Ucheoma Onwutuebe, wearing various brightly-colored outfits and posing for the camera.
Photographs courtesy of the author

A Migrant’s Fashion Manifesto

It is a sin against myself to be anonymous.


You triedYou tried to clothe this Black body with care and love

Ucheoma Onwutuebe is a Nigerian writer. She is the recipient of the 2022 Waasnode Fiction Prize and has received residencies from Yaddo, Art Omi, and the Anderson Center. Her works have appeared in Prairie Schooner, Off Assignment, Bakwa Magazine, and elsewhere. She is currently an MFA student at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.