Otosirieze Obi-Young is a young person and storyteller that is helping other storytellers strive. He is the Deputy Editor of Brittle Paper since 2016.
Otosirieze’s short stories have appeared in The Threepenny Review, Dazed Digital and Transition. He has completed a short story collection and is working on a novel.
The 25 Years old literary advocator, studied English and History at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
His work in LGBTQ advocacy in literature has been profiled in Literary Hub. His essays focus on sexuality and literary culture.
Otosirieze’s work in LGBTQ advocacy in literature has been profiled in Literary Hub. His essays focus on sexuality and literary culture.
He was appointed a judge for Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship and Gerald Kraak Prize.
At 14, Otosirieze was appointed an editor of Nigeria’s first queer art collective. He is the founder of The Art Naija Series anthologies.
Otosirieze was recently awarded The Future Awards Prize For Literature. The Future Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of young people between the ages of 18 and 31 in the year under consideration.