Aminatta Forna

Aminatta Forna

United Kingdom

An author, activist and documentary film-maker, Aminatta Forna’s writing has won multiple awards including the 2011 Commonwealth Writers’ Best Book Prize for The Memory of Love. She has also acted as judge on a number of literary award panels including the International Man Booker. Her latest novel Happiness, has been selected as the Best Book of 2018 by The Washington Post, Vanity Fair, Harper’s Bazaar and more.

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