About Us

“Stories matter. Many stories matter. Stories have been used to dispossess and to malign, but stories can also be used to empower and to humanize. Stories can break the dignity of a people, but stories can also repair that broken dignity.”

– Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Welcome to The Jeli, a literary publisher for black millenials. We publish ebooks and celebrate the art of storytelling across the African Diaspora.