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Kenechi Uzor
Iskanchi Press

An independent publishing house established to produce and distribute in the US and Canada, African books of fiction, essays, poetry, folklore and folktales, children’s books, books on African heroes and history, written by Africans.
We believe that representation demands availability, and by creating and controlling the means to produce our books, we not only show that we are and must be seen, but we also ensure we tell our own stories without erasure, censoring, and whitewashing to suit the sensibilities of the Other.


GENRES & SPECIALTIES
General fiction, Fantasy/science fiction, Biography, Business/investing/finance, History, Children's books, African Literature, Afro Science Fiction
MOST RECENT PURCHASES/ FORTHCOMING BOOKS
Barzakh: The Land In-Between
Angola is Wherever I Plant My Field
Believers and Hustlers
MOST RECENT RIGHTS SALES
TRUTH IS A FLIGHTLESS BIRD, in which a female immigration officer in Kenya strives to thwart the efforts of an American expatriate pastor with a white savior complex, to Kenechi Uzor at Iskanchi Press, in a nice deal, in an exclusive submission, for publication in October 2022 (US).