Yaa Gyasi is the author of Homegoing. She was born in Ghana and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. She holds a BA in English from Stanford University and an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where she held a Dean’s Graduate Research Fellowship. She lives in New York City.
Professor Judith G. Miller (New York University)
A member of the African Literature Association since 1985, Professor Miller will focus her presentation on Contemporary Francophone Theater.