Scholarly works related to the writings of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Adichie said, "It had not occurred to me that anybody in his family could actually make something. Discursive Construction of Sexuality and Sexual Orientations in Chimamanda Adichie’s, This page was last edited on 10 November 2020, at 18:37. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a popular writer and novelist whose work has been translated into more than thirty languages. Anger has a long history of bringing about positive change, but in addition to being angry, I'm also hopeful because I believe deeply in the ability of human beings to make and remake themselves for the better. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was born to Igbo parents, Grace Ifeoma and James Nwoye Adichie on 15 September 1977 in Enugu, Nigeria.

Her mother became the first female registrar at the University of Nigeria, while her father was a professor of statistics there.

Half of a Yellow Sun (2006; film 2013), Adichie’s second novel, was the result of four years of research and writing.

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"Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: 'Can people please stop telling me feminism is hot? We should all be angry. While the novelist was growing up in Nigeria, she was not used to being identified by the colour of her skin which suddenly changed when she arrived in the United States for college. Luebering is Executive Director of the Core Editorial Group at Encyclopaedia Britannica. Although Adichie's name has been pronounced a variety of ways in English, this transcription. She briefly talked about the houseboy that was working for her family whose name is Fide and said the only thing she knew about him was how poor his family was. She has been conferred with a number of awards and honorary degrees from various universities. He has worked at Britannica... Is the northernmost point of Africa farther north than the southernmost point of Europe? She was described in The Times Literary Supplement as "the most prominent" of a "procession of critically acclaimed young anglophone authors [which] is succeeding in attracting a new generation of readers to African literature". The result was an epic novel that vividly depicted the savagery of the war (which resulted in the displacement and deaths of perhaps a million people) but did so by focusing on a small group of characters, mostly middle-class Africans.