Emmanuel Iduma was born and raised in Nigeria. He is a lawyer by training and holds an MFA in Art Criticism and Writing from the School of Visual Arts, New York, where he is also a faculty member. Iduma is also the editor of Saraba Magazine, which he co-founded.
He was longlisted for the Kwani? Manuscript Prize in 2013. In 2015, he was writer-in-residence at the Danspace Project’s Platform in New York, L’appartement 22 in Rabat, and the Thread Residency in Sinthian, Senegal. In 2016, he contributed a travelogue for Carnegie International, 2018. He has been awarded residencies at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Jentel Artist Residency, and Writers OMI at Ledig House.
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