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Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie

Author of "Americanah" and "Half of a Yellow Sun"

Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie appears in the following:

Learning to be Black in America

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, whose novel Americanah profiles a young Nigerian immigrant's culture shock in the U.S., talks about being African in America.

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Guest Picks: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

When she was on the Leonard Lopate Show to talk about her latest novel, Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie shared that she's a fan of the TV show "Scandal," among other things.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie discusses her latest novel, Americanah, which explores race and identity.

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Immigration, Race and Hair, Through Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie's Eyes

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

The immigrant experience has long been part and parcel of the American literary tradition."Americanah," the new novel by celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie, explores the immigrant experience through Nigerian eyes. Her story follows a young couple, Ifemelu and Obinze, high school sweethearts in Lagos who find very different paths to adulthood.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Friday, December 19, 2008

Like Chinua Achebe, Chimamanda Adichie is an award-winning Nigerian author whose writing has brought her country's history to global audiences. She tells Kurt why Achebe has played such a large role in her work. Produced by Studio 360's David Krasnow and

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