Chimamanda Adichie at Russell House

The Wesleyan Writing Program invites you to an evening with the 2008 Joan Jakobson Visiting Writer…

CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE
Wednesday, February 13, 8:00 PM
The Russell House

CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE is a celebrated young Nigerian novelist whose latest book, Half of a Yellow Sun, gives a vivid account of postcolonial Nigeria, Biafra, and civil war. It received one of Britain’s major prizes, the 2007 Orange Broadband Award for Fiction. Her first novel, Purple Hibiscus, won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award. She is now a graduate student at Yale.

Free of charge and open to the public. Seating is limited.
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