In memory of Ken Saro-Wiwa He was a short man, five-two or so, no taller than I am. Straightaway I mistrusted him. “My family and I are coming from Rwanda.” He would not meet my eye. He swept away imaginary dust from the seat I offered, waved off my offer of coffee, snorted when I… [Read More]
Valerie Sayers is the author of five novels, including Brain Fever and Who Do You Love, as well as many stories, essays, and reviews. The recipient of an NEA fellowship and a Pushcart Prize, she is a professor of English at Notre Dame.