Join Free! | Login  

   Your Online Literary Community! 
 Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors:  nancy rossman, iGreg Pendleton, iTodd Cheney, iOdyssia Learning, iLinda Alexander, iMandeep Khera, iBrainard Braimah, i

Home > Author > Rudolf O Okonkwo
Rudolf O Okonkwo

· + Follow me
· Contact me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· 6 Titles
· 8 Reviews
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
Member Since: Jun, 2006

Rudolf O Okonkwo, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

  Rudolf O Okonkwo

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        

Rudolf Ogoo Okonkwo's first book, CHILDREN OF A RETIRED GOD will be published on July 1, 2006 by Iroko Productions LLC. He is the founder of Iroko Productions LLC and the Olaudah Equiano Prize for Fiction.

Background Information

Rudolf Ogoo Okonkwo is an MFA student at Western Connecticut State University. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Federal University of Technology in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. He worked as a reporter for many years in Nigeria, Europe, and North America. He is a columnist for New York based African Abroad newspaper and Houston based Class magazine. His columns appear in many journals including ThisDay, Champion, USAfricavoice, Africa Vibe, Vanguard, and Independent. For five years, he was a columnist for His syndicated columns can be read at and His short story, Phantom of the Python, and A kernel for a Fowl are parts of African Author 2006 and 2008 volumes respectively. His poems are part of the upcoming new Nigerian Poetry anthology, On Broken Wings. His short story, Dr. Emenike, is part of the upcoming anthology, Biafran Babies, edited by Obiwu. His compilation of short stories, My Husbandís Wife & Other Stories is slated for publication in the spring of 2008. He is currently working on a movie, THE LAST AFRICAN VIRGIN. His first book, CHILDREN OF A RETIRED GOD was published July 1, 2006. He is also the founder of Iroko Productions LLC and the Olaudah Equiano Prize for Fiction. Okonkwo is married to Edna and they have two children: daughter, Ijeamaka and son, Ogonna. He lives in Rosedale, New York City.

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.