Award winning writer and editor

Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki probounced (UH-ge-ne-chah-we Donald AY-PAY-kee) is an African speculative fiction writer and editor in nigeria.

He has won the Horror Writers Association diversity grant, the Otherwise, Nommo and British Fantasy award. He has been a finalist in the Nebula, Locus, BSFA, Sturgeon and This Is Horror awards. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared and are forthcoming in Tordotcom, Apex Magazine, Strange Horizons, Asimov’s, Galaxy’s Edge, Cosmic Roots and Eldritch Shores, NBC the SFWA blog and more. He edited the the first ever Year’s Best African Speculative Fiction anthology, guest edited the collections issue of Interstellar Flight Press, co-edited the groundbreaking Dominion anthology, and the Africa Risen anthology forthcoming on Tordotcom (Macmillan) in 2022.

He is a member of the African Speculative Fiction Society, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, the Horror Writers Association, British Science Fiction Association and the British Fantasy Society

You can find out more about him on


The Internet Speculative Fiction Database


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