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6 books by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie you need to read

If anyone understands the power of narrative, it’s Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. The highly-acclaimed Nigerian author has many achievements to her name, including becoming a recipient of the MacArthur Foundation Fellowship and having one...Show More Summary

Of course we have bookshops in Nigeria. But they’re for the lucky few |Sede Alonge

A silly question put to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie caused outrage. A little reflection on priorities might also be in order When the French journalist Caroline Broué asked the Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie during a recent interview whether there were any bookstores in Nigeria, she could not have envisaged the uproar it would generate. Show More Summary

Bookstores in Nigeria? Adichie anger lights up social media

3 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

"Are there bookshops in Nigeria?" The question posed by a French journalist last week incensed acclaimed Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. At an event held in a ritzy Paris government building under crystal chandeliers, Adichie launched a blistering assault on perceived French arrogance. Show More Summary

Nathan Lane as Roy Cohn, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (as Herself)

Nathan Lane is a great comic, but he’s playing the villain, Roy Cohn, in “Angels in America.” And Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about becoming American and discovering blackness.

Interviewer asks Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: 'Are there bookshops in Nigeria?'

Half of a Yellow Sun novelist tells French journalist that the question caters to a ‘wilfully retrograde idea’ of African difference Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has hit out at a “deliberate, entitled, tiresome, sweeping, base ignorance about Africa” after she was asked by a French interviewer if there were bookshops in Nigeria. Show More Summary

We Should All Be Feminists. Here's Why

The book We should all be feminists is written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. A few people ask: “Why the word... The post We Should All Be Feminists. Here’s Why appeared first on Lifehack. A remarkable author’s exploration of what it means to be a woman now—and an of-the-moment rallying cry for why we should all be feminists.

Sunnei Fires Shots at Dior With Riff on “We Should All Be Feminists” Tee

Last year, Dior creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri opened her show for the house with a plain white tee reading “We Should All Be Feminists,” a tribute to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s essay of the same name. The tee was all over the internet once the show ended, although many found the premise of a $700 feminist t-shirt more than […]

Shorties (An Interview with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, A Critical Evaluation of Taylor Swift's Poetry, and more)

The Atlantic interviewed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Stephanie Burt considered new poems by Taylor Swift at Cosmopolitan. 12 year-end book lists were added to Largehearted Boy's aggregation of "best books of 2017" lists (bringing the total to 155),including Kirkus's best...

200 Famous Women Describe Themselves in One Word

4 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Ashley Judd, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and more appear in a new book.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Facing Racism in America

The writer talks with David Remnick about the black experience in America, and how the left often cannibalizes itself.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Has Lunch With Dave Eggers

4 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

"Adichie looks with a gimlet eye at American liberal doctrine, preferring open and frank debate to the narrow constraints of approved messaging. Though she is considered a global icon of feminism, she has, on occasion, displeased progressive sects when she's expressed her beliefs about gender with candor and without using the latest terminology."

Melania Trump is racist and Michelle Obama-obsessed in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's short story

4 months agoNews : Trending Now

Melania Trump is apparently lonely, obsessed with Michelle Obama and a bit racist -- at least that's the story according to acclaimed writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Melania Trump is racist and Michelle Obama-obsessed in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's short story

4 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

Melania Trump is apparently lonely, obsessed with Michelle Obama and a bit racist -- at least that's the story according to acclaimed writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Read more...

Melania Trump Is Racist, Lonely and Obsessed With Michelle Obama in New Short Story

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie imagines the inner life of the first lady. Melania Trump is lonely and obsessed with Michelle Obama. At least in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s version of events anyway. The Nigerian author has penned a short story...Show More Summary

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Liberal Cannibalism | The New Yorker Festival

'Writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks with David Remnick about the black experience in America, and how the left often cannibalizes itself.' -- The New Yorker

Chimamanda, one of the Greats

If you haven’t had a chance to finish perusing the New York Times Style Magazine’s ‘The Greats’ issue make sure you at least find the time to read Dave Eggers profile of Year in Reading alum Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. She is on one of their seven covers and if you’ve ever wanted to know about her […] The post Chimamanda, one of the Greats appeared first on The Millions.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, a Humanist On and Off the Page

4 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

She is the rare novelist to become a public intellectual — as well as a defining voice on race and gender for the digital age.

The Immigrant Experience, Told In Six Words

6 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

Junot Diaz, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Gary Shteyngart, Madeleine Albright, David Henry Hwang, and others share their (very succinct) stories.

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