Louis Chude-Sokei, author of Floating In A Most Peculiar Way, is the editor in chief for The Black Scholar and director of the African American Studies Program at Boston University. His writing and scholarship on the literatures and cultures of African diaspora have been recognized internationally.

Published Works

Floating In A Most Peculiar Way
The Sound of Culture: Diaspora and Black Technopoetics
The Last “Darky”: Bert Williams, Black-on-Black Minstrelsy, and the African Diaspora


Finding Home: Memoirs

Authors Louis Chude-Sokei (Floating in a Most Peculiar Way) and Nadia Owusu (Aftershocks) discuss their memoirs, extraordinary stories that trace the authors’ lives through entangled relationships with loved ones across …

March 19, 2021 | 7PM – 7:45PM

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