” I think I’m ridiculously fortunate. I consider myself a Nigerian – that’s home, my sensibility is Nigerian. But I like America, and I like that I can spend time in America. “


” You know, I don’t think of myself as anything like a ‘global citizen’ or anything of the sort. I am just a Nigerian who’s comfortable in other places. “


” I think it’s possible to have been a happy child, as I was, and still question and push back with regard to societal conventions. “


” Americans think African writers will write about the exotic, about wildlife, poverty, maybe AIDS. They come to Africa and African books with certain expectations. “


” If you followed the media you’d think that everybody in Africa was starving to death, and that’s not the case, so it’s important to engage with the other Africa. “



All 5 Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Quotes about Think in picture


I think I
You know, I don


I think it
Americans think African writers will write about the exotic, about wildlife, poverty, maybe AIDS. They come to Africa and African books with certain expectations.
If you followed the media you
Topics: