Adichie


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Adichie

(əˈdɪtʃɪ)
n
(Biography) Chimamanda Ngozi, born 1977, Nigerian novelist; her novels include Purple Hibiscus (2003) and Half of a Yellow Sun (2006), which won the 2007 Orange Prize for Fiction
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Yet 29-year-old Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been christened the "modern day" version of the world-renowned African author.
FEBRERO 17--Los escritores Dave Eggers y Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie brindaran una charla seguida de la firma de sus obras: 'What is the What' y 'Half of a Yellow Sun', respectivamente.
Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie won the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction with her second novel, Half Of A Yellow Sun.
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Knopf, September 2006 $24.
Adichie tells her story primarily through the eyes and lives of Ugwu, a 13-year-old peasant houseboy, and twin sisters Olanna and Kainene, who are from a wealthy and well-connected family.
Adichie has written a book that captures the universality of growing up and the specific setting of modern Nigeria.
NIGERIAN born Adichie has previously been short-listed for the 2002 CainePrize for African writing and is short- listed for the 2004 Orange Prize.
Upstairs at the Square," which will celebrate its two-year anniversary this June, has paired authors such as Anne Enright, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, David Lynch, Anna Gavalda, and Armistead Maupin with musicians including The Hold Steady's Craig Finn, Duncan Sheik and members of the cast of Spring Awakening, Sondre Lerche, Au Revoir Simone, Camphor and more.
Famous scholars and writers like Les Brown, John Mason, Wole Soyinka, Kevin Hogan, Chimamanda Adichie, to mention but a few, are what they are today because they invested so much with their time.
Writers examined include Indra Sinha, Edwidge Danticat, Chiminanda Ngozi Adichie, Frantz Fancon, and Michael Niblett.
Stavros N Yiannouka, Chimamanda Adichie and the programme anchor Yalda Hakim at the concluding session.
Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie provides parental advice that will stand the test of time in Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions (Knopf, $15, 80 pages, ISBN 9781524733131).