Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
|Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie|
Adichie, Fairfax, 2013
|Born||15 September 1977|
Enugu, Enugu State, Nigerie
|Thrift||Novelist, short story writer, nonfeection writer|
|Period||2003 — present|
|Notable warks||Purple Hibiscus|
Half of a Yellow Sun
|Notable awairds||MacArthur Fellowship (2008)|
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (born 15 September 1977) is a Nigerie writer o novelles, short stories, an nonfeection. In 2008 she wis awairdit a MacArthur Genius Grant. She wis descrived in the Times Literary Supplement as "the maist prominent" o a "procession o creetically acclaimed young anglophone authors [that] is succeedin in attractin a new generation o readers tae African leeteratur".
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- "Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie". Front Row. 3 May 2013. BBC Radio 4. Retrieved 18 January 2014.
- Nixon, Rob (1 October 2006). "A Biafran Story". The New York Times. Retrieved 25 January 2009. Italic or bold markup not allowed in:
- James Copnall, "Steak Knife", The Times Literary Supplement, 16 December 2011, p. 20.