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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie speaks at City, University of London

Celebrated author of books including Half of a Yellow Sun spoke to a packed lecture theatre

by Ed Grover (Senior Communications Officer)

The acclaimed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie spoke at a public event at City, University of London that was held to launch the institution's new Department of English.

Adichie discussed a wide range of topics in a conversation with City lecturer Dr Louisa Egbunike in front of a packed audience in the Oliver Thompson Lecture Theatre.

The Nigerian writer is known for her award-winning novels, including Half of a Yellow Sun and Purple Hibiscus, short-stories, essays and non-fiction work.

Her TED Talk, The Danger of a Single Story, is one of the most watched TED Talks of all time.

Gallery of photos from the event

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