Skip to main content alibris logo

Aminatta Forna

Aminatta Forna is also the author of the novels Happiness , Ancestor Stones , The Memory of Love , and The Hired Man , as well as the memoir The Devil That Danced on the Water . Forna's books have been translated into sixteen languages. Her essays have appeared in Granta , The Guardian , The Observer , and Vogue . She is currently Director and Lannan Foundation Chair of Poetics at Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice at Georgetown University.