Peter Akinti





Peter Akinti

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London, The United Kingdom

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Peter Akinti was a seventies child, born of Nigerian ancestry, in London. He read Law at a London University. He has written for the Guardian, and worked for four years at HM Treasury Chambers before founding and editing Untold Magazine for five years. Untold was the first independent British magazine for black men and had a wealth of gifted contributors from all over the diaspora. Peter spent eighteen months in Nigeria, running a restaurant, beer parlour and cinema in Ondo Town, Southwest Nigeria. He currently lives in Brooklyn. Forest Gate is his first novel.


Average rating: 3.72 · 132 ratings · 42 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
Forest Gate: A Novel
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 132 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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