Ope Adedeji is a writer and editor from Lagos, Nigeria. She is an editor-at-large at Zikoko Magazine and was the managing editor at Ouida Books. Her work has appeared in Catapult, Lolwe, and McSweeney’s Quarterly. In 2018, she was shortlisted for the Koffi Addo Prize for Creative Nonfiction by Writivism and was an Artist Managers and Literary Activists Fellow in the same year. She is an alumnus of the Purple Hibiscus Trust Creative Writing Workshop (2018) and the winner of the 2019 Brittle Paper Award for African Fiction. 

What I'm Listening To: 

Nina Simone, Somi, The Killers

What I'm Watching: 


The Good Place

Daughter From Another Mother

What I'm Reading: 

Normal People by Sally Rooney 

Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Mria Machado