From Modern Mythcraft to Magical Surrealism



Victor Forna

Victor Forna. A young Black man in glasses, wearing a pink shirt, standing in front of green leaves, nearly but not quite smiling.

Victor Forna is a Sierra Leonean writer based in his country’s capital, Freetown. He currently works as an environmentalist. His short fiction and poetry have been published or are forthcoming in homes such as Lolwe, Short Story Day Africa Anthology: Disruption, Brittle Paper, and elsewhere. He is an alumnus of the 2022 AKO Caine Prize Writing Workshop. You can find him on Twitter @vforna12.