Uche Ogbuji

Uche Ogbuji, more properly Úchèńnà Ogbújí, fell into writing poetry and performing spoken word while studying engineering at Nsukka, in his native Nigeria. His chapbook, Ndewo, Colorado (Aldrich Press), is a Colorado Book Award Winner. His forthcoming book, Ńchéfù Road is winner of the Christopher Smart Prize in the UK. Work published worldwide, fuses Igbo culture, European classicism, American Mountain West setting, Hip-Hop, and afrofuturism. He’s settled in Colorado after much world wandering.

Photo by Luki Black