The Death of Vivek Oji
The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi (OCTOBER 2020)

One afternoon, in a town in southeastern Nigeria, a mother opens her front door to discover her son’s body, wrapped in colorful fabric, at her feet. What follows is the tumultuous, heart-wrenching story of one family’s struggle to understand a child whose spirit is both gentle and mysterious.