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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Write an essay describing the listening piece of "The Danger of a Single Story" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in terms...

While I obviously cannot write your essay for you, I can provide some ideas to get you started and provide some direction as you organize your response. “The Danger of a Single Story” is a TED Talk...

Latest answer posted July 22, 2019 5:43 pm UTC

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

In what ways might "The Headstrong Historian" be considered Things Fall Apart fan fiction? In what ways is Adichie's...

Adichie's story references characters and events in "Things Fall Apart," and is a kind of extension or continuation of Achebe's novel into the future. So in that sense, the label "fan fiction" is...

Latest answer posted June 20, 2020 2:33 pm UTC

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Please share a summary of Adichie's Purple Hibiscus?

Purple Hibiscus, a novel that takes place in Nigeria, begins on Palm Sunday when the protagonist, a 15-year-old girl named Kambili Achike, describes an incident that begins the dissolution of her...

Latest answer posted April 19, 2018 1:21 pm UTC

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Why does Adichie claim that we should all be feminists in her TED talk?

In her 2012 TED talk "We Should All be Feminists," Adichie begins by listing all the reasons people have advised her not to call herself a feminist: feminists are angry, unhappy, men-hating women...

Latest answer posted October 9, 2019 10:36 pm UTC

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