Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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Top 10 books about the aftermath of empire | Madeleine Bunting
From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to John le Carré, the novelist recommends reading about a vast, anguished legacy

Madeleine Bunting

14, Jul, 2021 @10:35 AM

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Notes on Grief; Cloud Studies; The Long Waited, Weighted, Gathering – review
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s reflections on the death of her father resist the confines of the stage

Kate Kellaway

11, Jul, 2021 @10:00 AM

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It’s a pity not everyone can access the memorial to a struggle for equality
The stone mound to the Peterloo massacre invites people to step up to say their piece, but overlooks wheelchair users

Rowan Moore

11, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Notes on Grief review – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie essay sketched on stage
The novelist’s article about her father’s death was expanded into a book and has now become a play but it feels limited

Arifa Akbar

07, Jul, 2021 @12:23 PM

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People have told me I’m on the wrong side of history, but I still want to be their friend | Hadley Freeman
I don’t drop people I disagree with from my life – but for many liberals, differences of opinion have become unacceptable

Hadley Freeman

26, Jun, 2021 @8:00 AM

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‘It is obscene’: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie pens blistering essay against social media sanctimony
The novelist describes helping two writers who went on to insult her online, and condemns era of ‘angels jostling to out-angel one another’

Alison Flood

16, Jun, 2021 @2:45 PM

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Notes on Grief by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie review – the malicious surprise
The author reflects on the loss of her father, mourned at a distance during the pandemic, in an exquisitely written tribute

Catherine Taylor

15, May, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Notes on Grief by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie review – a moving account of a daughter’s sorrow
The novelist joins the list of great writers reflecting on loss with this eloquent meditation on her father’s death

Nicci Gerrard

09, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Vick Hope: 'I didn’t just cry when reading A Little Life, I bawled'
The TV presenter, author and Women’s prize judge on reading To Kill a Mockingbird at nine, the influence of Malorie Blackman and her love for David Almond’s novels

Vick Hope

19, Feb, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to publish memoir about her father's death
Notes on Grief will recount the life of ‘a remarkable man of kindness and charm’ and the author’s struggle to absorb his loss during lockdown last year

Alison Flood

11, Feb, 2021 @2:18 PM

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'I am a pessimistic optimist': Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie answers authors' questions
Named the ‘winner of winners’ of the Women’s prize, Bernardine Evaristo, Maggie O’Farrell and others ask the author about the #EndSars protests in Nigeria, writing about Trump, and the culture that got her through 2020

04, Dec, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: ‘America under Trump felt like a personal loss'
As her novel Half of a Yellow Sun is hailed as the Women’s prize ‘winner of winners’, the Nigerian-born, US-based author talks about her relief over Joe Biden’s victory – and the bittersweet highs of a difficult year

Lisa Allardice

14, Nov, 2020 @9:00 AM

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