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Surrounded by Eggs

Wole Talabi

Writer. Joined LPP in 2018.

WOLE TALABI is an engineer, writer and editor from Nigeria. His stories have appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (F&SF), Lightspeed, Omenana, AfroSFv3 and several other places. He has edited three anthologies: Africanfuturism, These Words Expose Us and Lights Out: Resurrection. He also co-wrote the play Color Me Man

His fiction has been translated into Norwegian, Chinese, Spanish and French and nominated for several awards including the Caine Prize for African Writing and the Nommo Award which he won in 2018 and 2020. He likes scuba diving, elegant equations and oddly shaped things. He currently lives and works in Malaysia.

Luna Awards:

Nommo Awards 2020:


Best Novella: Wole Talabi "Incompletness Theories" in Incomplete Solutions

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