Nigerian-American author, professor, and public speaker Enuma Okoro holds the view that the tales we tell ourselves and others shape the lives we lead. Okoro investigates the influence of story and narrative in our personal and societal identities through the arts, cultural identity, contemplative spirituality and psychology. She investigates the origins, uses and effects of the stories we are raised with and the inherited narratives that shape both our public and private lives. In order to achieve this, she explores a wide range of interconnected subjects in her work, including the arts as a lens for understanding human experience, meaning and identity formation, transcultural literacy and the effects of cultural collisions on social narratives and human development, women's empowerment and intentional living with dignity and self-honor.
She has received training as an Ignatian spiritual director. Okoro is a weekend columnist for the Financial Times, the author of four non-fiction books that she also edited, and her poetry has appeared in anthologies. Her work has also been highlighted by the New York Times, ABC's Good Morning America, The Washington Post, The Atlantic Monthly, The Guardian, Harpers' Bazaar, Vogue, CNN, Essence, Artsy, Cultured, The Cut, Aeon and Catapult, among other publications.
Okoro has spoken at more than 100 events as a professional speaker, including conferences, business organizations and universities..
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Enuma Okoro's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Enuma Okoro for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Enuma Okoro, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Enuma Okoro. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Enuma Okoro booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Enuma Okoro for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Enuma Okoro booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Enuma Okoro charge for an event. An example fee to book Enuma Okoro is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Enuma Okoro for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Enuma Okoro agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Enuma Okoro, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Enuma Okoro booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Enuma Okoro, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Author, Author-Motivational-Leadership, Social Issues-Self Help & Relationships, Female, Age Group-18-30's, African American