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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Shortlisted for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Shortlisted for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

It has been a great year for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie…and it isn’t over yet.
The award winning Nigerian author has been shortlisted for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction…. Last month, BN announced that she was nominated for her

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Women Accept being Ignored – on Gender, Race & Love

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Women Accept being Ignored – on Gender, Race & Love

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s schedule is probably more full than most filling stations in the metropolitan city of Lagos because of the scarcity of fuel.
The Nigerian author has been promoting her third novel “Americanah…” all month long

Must Listen! Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on “Unjust” Anti-Gay Laws, Fashion & Feminism on NPR

Must Listen! Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on “Unjust” Anti-Gay Laws, Fashion & Feminism on NPR

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

We are going to be seeing and hearing a lot of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie this year.
The Nigerian author who is currently promoting her third novel – “Americanah“, has scored many topnotch interviews most recently with Michel Martin…

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Wins US National Critics Book Prize for “Americanah”

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Wins US National Critics Book Prize for “Americanah”

Friday, March 14th, 2014

It’s been a week of non stop Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie news. The Nigerian author is clearly having the best month of her life as she promotes her new book – “Americanah…“.
Here’s another reason for her to pop

“We Should Talk About What It Means to be Nigerian”! Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Arise Entertainment 360

“We Should Talk About What It Means to be Nigerian”! Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Arise Entertainment 360

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Chimamanda is on a media roll!
Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie who was recently nominated for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction… with an award of $50,000 up for grabs – (click here to read), has been promoting her latest book

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nominated for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nominated for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Congratulations to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. The Nigerian author is one of 20 women nominated for the Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction.
The coveted award honours works by women written in English. It was known as the Orange Prize…

Must Watch! Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaks on Feminism, “Americanah” & Lupita Nyong’o's Skin & Natural Hair on HuffPost Live

Must Watch! Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaks on Feminism, “Americanah” & Lupita Nyong’o's Skin & Natural Hair on HuffPost Live

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

“Feminism is an idea not a movement”
And Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaks! The Nigerian author was recently invited by HuffingtonPost.com for its HuffPost Live session.
She speaks on feminism, her new book “Americanah“, and Lupita Nyong’o…‘s beautiful

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s “Americanah” is one of The New York Times’ 10 Best Books of 2013

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s “Americanah” is one of The New York Times’ 10 Best Books of 2013

Saturday, December 14th, 2013

The New York Times recently released its list of The 10 Best Book of 2013, selected by the editors of the publication.
Award winning Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s third novel – Americanah made the cut.

Read the …

“Instead of Buying Recharge Cards, Buy a Book” – Watch “Americanah” Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Channels TV’s Sunrise

“Instead of Buying Recharge Cards, Buy a Book” – Watch “Americanah” Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Channels TV’s Sunrise

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s “Americanah” book press tour has kicked off its Nigerian leg! This weekend, we spotted the author on Channels TV’s Saturday Morning Talk Show “Sunrise…“.
The interview started with an introduction detailing Chimamanda’s

Watch “Americanah” author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Engaging Interview on Channel 4 News

Watch “Americanah” author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Engaging Interview on Channel 4 News

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Part 1 – Award winning novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie…‘s stock is set to rise further with the release of the Hollywood treatment of her Orange prize winning novel ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’. Channel 4 News spoke to the

“There’s no dark-skinned woman who is a babe. There just isn’t. The dark-skinned woman, she is the Serious One.” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

“There’s no dark-skinned woman who is a babe. There just isn’t. The dark-skinned woman, she is the Serious One.” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Monday, April 15th, 2013

With the imminent release her book “Americanah“, renowned Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie… is making press rounds all around the world. As her book touches on themes including race, national identity and even African hair, she has been

Coming Soon…”Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | New Book to be Released in April/May 2013

Coming Soon…”Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | New Book to be Released in April/May 2013

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

A new book by influential Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a BIG deal!
In just a few days, her new novel “Americanah” will be released in Australia (1st April 2013) and then in the UK (11th April