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the single story

Show a people as one thing, and as only one thing. Over and over again and that is what they become. -Chimamanda Adichie

The narrative each person…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The danger of a single story - TEDGlobal

Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice — and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.


!Simply-Dunni-on-Spot !SiDoS: Your Chimamanda! is Not My Adichie!

On Facebook a friend’s post about Chimamanda Adichie’s Americannah read thus:

So I finally finished reading Americanah and there is nothing spectacular about the novel. I think Adiche has over flogged some issues. 626 more words


He For She: A Unique Approach To Gender Equality

Feminism has once again become a topic of conversation, but this time it’s here to stay. Beyoncé made an album about it, Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie… 623 more words

Fall Reading!!

Yesterday marked the first day of fall friends! Welcome to Autumn! In addition to crisp mornings, layered clothing, and the return of my beloved Apple Pie Chai (shout out to Hobbs Coffee Shop in Swarthmore, PA), the change in season also marks time for a new reading list. 167 more words

Virtual Bookclub

Test #1 Study Guide

Your test will consist of four short answer question, three will be worth 5 points each and one will be worth 10. There will also be an essay question worth a possible 65 points.. 344 more words

Quarter One



Once it was very okay walking from one city to another, as journeys were made then by feet. But as the times changed, development came and we moved from feet through horses, bicycles, cars, trains, planes to rockets. 422 more words