Born in Lagos, Nigeria, and studied at the University of Ibadan, and earned a B.A. in Modern European Languages (German). He is the author of three well-received novels: Walking with Shadows (2005), Unbridled (2007), and Blackbird (2011). Readers and critics in and out of Africa have described his novels as daring and controversial. Walking with Shadows is said to be the first Nigerian novel that has a gay man as its central character. In 2007 Dibia won the Ken Saro-Wiwa Prize for Prose and he was nominated for the Nigerian Prize for Literature in 2007.
  • Blackbird
    Jalaa Writers’ Collective, 2011
  • Unbridled
    Jacana Media, 2007
  • Walking with Shadows
    BlackSands Books, 2005
  • Opening Roundtable: Writing in Migration
    Thursday| 26.04.2018
    16:00-18:00 Uhr
    Kino 1