Chimamanda Adichie

Chimamanda Adichie was born in Nigeria in 1977. She is the author of the novels Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun, and of the short story collection The Thing Around Your Neck. She has received numerous awards and distinctions, including the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction and a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship  This event is sponsored by Duke’s Center for African and African American Research.
Event date: 
02/27/2013 - 5:15pm
Event address: 
White Lecture Hall
Duke East Campus
Durham
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