(photo by  amethyst davis )

(photo by amethyst davis)


chekwube o. danladi is a writer & a reformed punk. she has received support from callaloo, kimbilio, hedgebrook, the lambda literary foundation, & the vermont studio center. her chapbook, take me back, was released as part of the new generation african poets: nne boxset in 2017. chekwube is the associate prose editor at honeysuckle press as well as the 2018-2019 jay c. & ruth halls poetry fellow at the university of wisconsin-madison. from west baltimore by way of lagos, nigeria, chekwube is currently based in chicago.