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The Danger of a Single Story

Chimamanda Adichie, a Nigerian Storyteller, tells her story as an African writer but also discusses the art of storytelling and how it, when used incorrectly, can change the actual events. 65 more words


Farafina Creative Writing Workshop 2014

The 2014 Farafina Creative Writing Workshop, sponsored by the Nigerian Breweries PLC., will take place August 5 to August 15 2014 in Lagos, Nigeria.

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My Inspiration Lately

As the semester comes to a close, I’ve been up against an onslaught of group projects, final meetings, and rehearsals. April is just a hard month when you’re in college, and it can be hard to find the motivation to do everything. 214 more words

War is the Worst of Thieves

When I was in my last semester of graduate school two years ago, I took a course on “Rethinking Human Rights”, cause well, I had to. 1,184 more words


The African Girl-Child

“We raise girls to cater to the fragile egos of men. We teach girls to shrink themselves, to make themselves smaller. We tell girls ‘you can have ambition, but not too much.

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