Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Literature and Human Rights
Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 5:30-7 PM.
Fedex Global Education Center Auditorium, UNC-CH
This event will be a Q & A with award winning author Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie. Ms Adichie is the author of the novels Purple Hibiscus (2003) and Half of a Yellow Sun (2006), and of the short story collection The Thing around Your Neck (2009). She has received numerous awards and distinctions, including the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction (2007) and a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship (2008). Ms. Adichie will be speaking on the topic of Literature and Human Rights. This event is co-sponsored by Curriculum in Global Studies, Department of African and Afro-American Studies, Department of Geography, African Studies Center, College of Arts and Sciences, the Global Education Fund, Center for Global Initiatives, and the Institute for the Arts and Humanities. Free. Please Contact: Stacey Sewall firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.