Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Type: Person
Name: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Book now for the Hay Festival 2014

If festivals were boxes of chocolates, the Hay Festival would be one of those big those multi-layered selection boxes. There are 700-plus events to choose from at this years festival, which runs from 22 May to 1 June. Writers dominate but theres also ... [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

'Half of a Yellow Sun' hits the big screen

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, shares her thoughts on her best-selling novel 'Half of a Yellow Sun' hitting the big screen. The movie adaptation is directed by filmmaker and writer Biyi Bandele and stars Thandie Newton and Chiwetel Ejiofor. (Aprilhttp://www.firstcoastnews.com/video/3476654442001/1/Half-of-a-Yellow-Sun-hits-the-big-screen ... [Published First Coast News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Chiwetel's traumatic family journey

12 Years a Slave star Chiwetel Ejiofor saw his relatives in the "traumatic" content of his new film.The 36-year-old actor stars in the romantic drama Half of a Yellow Sun, which is based on a prize-winning novel written by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi ... [Published Special Broadcasting Service - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Star sub-editor among Africa's promising writers

Star subeditor and legal officer Linda Musita was on Tuesday named among Africa’s most promising authors in a list published by Africa 39 project. The announcement was made at the London Book Fair.Musita was listed with other writers including Chimamanda ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Rocking the literary world: Babel series to present Colum McCann, David Henry Hwang, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Patti Smith

Three superstars of the written word and one literal rock star, who also happens to be an accomplished author, will visit Buffalo during the coming season of the Babel series, sponsored by Just Buffalo Literary Center.“I am very excited about this season,” ... [Published Buffalo News - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 3 reports

Video: Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton reunite for Half of a Yellow Sun

The film, in which they play a couple, is adapted from the book by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, set in Nigeria during the struggle to establish an independent republic. Ejiofor, who was nominated for an Oscar for his performance in 12 Years A Slave, said ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 3 reports

Baileys Womens Prize For Fiction shortlist announced

Three debut writers are competing against a former winner on the shortlist for this year's Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction (formerly the Orange Prize for Fiction).GH attended the glamorous event at London's Serpentine Sackler Gallery to hear who'd made ... [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Jhumpa Lahiri, Donna Tartt on shortlist for fiction's Women's Prize

, EDT. LONDON - Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is up against Americans Jhumpa Lahiri and Donna Tartt for fiction accolade the Women's Prize.Adichie's Nigerian exploration "Americanah"; Lahiri's Indian-American saga "The Lowland"; and Tartt's ... [Published Newstalk 1290 CJBK - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

HALF OF A YELLOW SUN PREMIERE

Half of A Yellow Sun , a feature film, which had its world premiere at the 38th annual Toronto International Film Festival, Canada, is set to be released in Nigerian cinemas.Etisalat Nigeria, promoters of the film, which was also premiered in London, ... [Published Tell Magazine - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Between The Lines: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Zadie Smith Spread The Word

Two of my favorite authors, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Zadie Smith, sat down at the Schomburg Center in Harlem earlier this week to talk about the construction of blackness as an American phenomenon , radical love, and a bunch of other important questions ... [Published Stranger - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: 'Don't we all write about love? When men do it, it's a political comment. When...

'My intention wasn’t to upset. It’s just that I’m willing to if that’s what it takes to write the book' …Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Photograph: Victor Ehikhamenor Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's third novel, Americanah is the story of two Nigerian émigrés who ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 2 reports

Even MacArthur Geniuses Love Beyoncé

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wonders why the world has decided that a woman celebrating her sexuality is a bad thingThe feminist who inspired Beyoncé may have just provided the perfect argument against the singer’s haters. Nigerian author and MacArthur ... [Published Time - Mar 20 2014]

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Best-sellers [Published Standard Examiner - 10 hours ago]
Lecture Coordination Board accepting applications [Published Macalester College Mac Weekly - Apr 18 2014]
Book now for the Hay Festival 2014 [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Apr 17 2014]
'Half of a Yellow Sun' hits the big screen [Published First Coast News - Apr 17 2014]
These Are the Female Authors You Should Be Reading [Published Time - Apr 16 2014]
These Are the Female Authors You Should Be Reading [Published TIME.com - Apr 16 2014]
Seattle International Film Festival 2014 announ... [Published Screen Africa - Apr 15 2014]
'The Goldfinch' wins fiction Pulitzer [Published FZ.com - Apr 15 2014]
Feminine Critique: Time to move on [Published Michigan Daily - Apr 15 2014]
Best-sellers [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 14 2014]
Half of a Yellow Sun: only Freddie Forsyth and ... [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Apr 14 2014]
Review − Dust by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor [Published Think Africa Press - Apr 14 2014]
Why the English novel is no longer English [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 14 2014]
Top 10 Fresh Voices in Nigerian Literature [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
Chiwetel's traumatic family journey [Published Special Broadcasting Service - Apr 13 2014]
Star sub-editor among Africa's promising writers [Published The Star (Kenya) - Apr 12 2014]
Blazing performance in Half of a Yellow Sun [Published Mature Times - Apr 11 2014]
Africa39 project authors announced [Published Bookseller Publisher - Apr 11 2014]
Half Of A Yellow Sun - review and trailer [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 11 2014]
‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ film to premiere soon [Published Sunday World South Africa - Apr 10 2014]
SABMiller’s Hero Beer Taps Into Nostalgia for B... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 10 2014]
The F-word that isn't dirty [Published Asiaone - Apr 10 2014]
Rocking the literary world: Babel series to pre... [Published Buffalo News - Apr 09 2014]
50 Powerful Quotes From Strong Women [Published StyleCaster - Apr 09 2014]
Finalists named for Bailey’s Women’s Prize for ... [Published Washington Post - Apr 09 2014]
Video: Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton reun... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Apr 09 2014]
Malawi’s Chikoti, Kenani among Africa’s 39 best... [Published Nyasa Times - Apr 09 2014]
Stars reunite for Nigeria film [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
Thandie Newton shows off amazing figure with co... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Apr 08 2014]
Baileys Womens Prize For Fiction shortlist anno... [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Apr 08 2014]
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These Are the Female Authors You Should Be Reading [Published TIME.com - Apr 16 2014]
On Monday, Donna Tartt won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for The Goldfinch. It was no surprise, really, since the much-anticipated novel made the New York Times best-seller list during its first week on the shelves. The book was so popular that people ...
In Culture News: Federal Support for Live Theat... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 08 2014]
A Chicken in Every Pot and a Play in Every Garage: A federal tax bill with a footnote to specifically help live theaters just passed the Senate Finance Committee and is receiving vocal support from Neil Patrick Harris, Bryan Cranston and Tyne Daly. ...
Caribbean Literature Festivals Up Their Author ... [Published Global Voices Online - Mar 25 2014]
Caribbean literature has been getting a lot of global attention recently and litbloggers will be thrilled to hear what the region's two major literature festivals – Jamaica's Calabash and Trinidad and Tobago's Bocas Lit Fest – have planned ...
Even MacArthur Geniuses Love Beyoncé [Published TIME.com - Mar 20 2014]
The feminist who inspired Beyoncé may have just provided the perfect argument against the singer’s haters. Nigerian author and MacArthur fellow Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, who’s most recent book Americanah just won a National Book Critics Circle award, ...
The Previews: Muppets, Wu Tang, And Divergent [Published Think Progress - Mar 19 2014]
CREDIT: AP Images –Muppets Most Wanted is around the corner. Get excited for the movie by listening to a compilation of classic songs from the Muppet Show. –We love Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and after listening to this interview , you will too! ...
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