Dr. Uche Lynn-Teresa Ugwueze’s novellas are lauded for their realistic depiction of social issues, extensive exploration of female realities and epic representation of family dynamics. Many of them draw upon her rootedness of human dispositions and attitudes.

Dr. Ugwueze has given incisive speeches to audiences and is a noted speaker on radio, television, and conferences. She has worked as a Continuity Announcer and Producer on radio and television.

Dr. Ugwueze is also the author of several articles and books among which are Wet in the Sun, The Blunt Blade, Tears Without Cry, Married to a Stranger, Guns in Every House, Reimagining the African American Family through African Cultural Values and Structures and African Culture, Identity and Aesthetics: The Igbo Example. She lives in Lakewood (in the Los Angeles area) California.