These are the groundbreaking women of 2019

Ama Nunoo Dec 27, 2019 at 08:30am

December 27, 2019 at 08:30 am | 2019 in Review

Ama Nunoo

Ama Nunoo | Staff Writer

December 27, 2019 at 08:30 am | 2019 in Review

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Bernardine Evaristo

The most coveted literature award, Booker Prize, was awarded to British-Nigerian author Bernadine Evaristo on October 14. This makes her the first black woman to receive the award for her novel ‘Girl, Woman, Other.’

Her book delves into black British female identity spanning generations and she has eight books under her belt.

Her prize is shared with Margaret Atwood who also won for her novel, ‘The Testaments.’

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