Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a Nigerian writer whose works range from novels to short stories to nonfiction. She was described in The Times Literary Supplement as "the most prominent"... Wikipedia

  • Born:  September 15, 1977, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria
  • Occupation:  Novelist, short story writer, non-fiction writer
  • Nationality:  Nigerian, American
  • Alma mater:  Eastern Connecticut State University (BA), Johns Hopkins University (MA), Yale University (MA)
  • Period:  2003–present
  • Notable works:  Purple Hibiscus (2003), Half of a Yellow Sun (2006), Americanah (2013), We Should All Be Feminists (2014)
  • Notable awards:  MacArthur Fellowship (2008), International Nonino Prize (2009)
  • Children:  1
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo