Aminatta Forna

Aminatta Forna is the author of a memoir, The Devil That Danced on the Water; four novels, The Hired Man, The Memory of Love, Ancestor Stones, and Happiness; and, most recently, a book of essays, The Window Seat. She is Director of the Lannan Center at Georgetown.
 (September 2021)


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