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Bibliography

 

Books
  • Braga, Claudio R.V., A literatura movente de Chimamanda Adichie: A literatura movente de Chimamanda Adichie: pós-colonialidade, descolonização cultural e diáspora (Brasília: Ed. UnB, 2019), 172 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Emenyonu, Ernest N. (ed.), A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Martlesham: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), 300 pp.
  • Onukaogu, Allwell Abalogu & Onyerionwu, Ezechi, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The Aesthetics of Commitment and Narrative (Ibadan: Kraft Books, 2010), 412 pp.
  • Orie, Chibueze Prince, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The Curio in Phenomenality Competence in Narrative (Enugu: Samdrew, 2011), vii + 272 pp. Tentative reference [source: Yale University Library Catalogue].
  • Rahiminezhad, Vida & Soheila Arabian, Acculturation, Otherness, and Return in Adichie's Americanah: Outside the Homeland (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018), 115 pp.
Articles & Essays
  • Abellán Madrid, María Belén, 'Marta Sanz, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie y Han Kang: convergencias y divergencias en torno a los procesos de canonización', in Escritoras en torno al canon, ed. Mercedes Arriaga Flórez (Seville: Benilde, 2017), pp. 6-40. In Spanish. [ available online ]
  • Aboh, Romanus, & Happiness Uduk, 'The Pragmatics of Nigerian English in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Novels', Journal of Language and Education 2.3 (2016), pp. 6-13. [ available online ]
  • Abubakar, Sadiya, 'Traumatic Experiences of Nigerian Women: An Archetypal Representation in Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', IRA - International Journal of Management and Social Sciences 4.3 (2016), pp. 602-611. [ available online ]
  • Abuku, Mnena & Joseph Nietlong, 'Migration and Realism in Chimamanda Adichie's Americanah', CACH Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies 2.2 (2017), pp. 308-322. [ available online ]
  • Addei, Cecilia, & Cynthia Elizabeth Osei, 'Coming of Age through War: Exploring Bildung in Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Journal of Arts and Humanities 9.6 (June 2020), pp. 75-85.
  • Adéèkó, Adélékè, 'Power Shift: America in the New Nigerian Imagination', Global South 2.2 (Fall 2008), pp. 10-30. On Helon Habila's Waiting for an Angel, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Chris Abani's Graceland.
  • Adeniji, Abiodun, 'Patriarchal Structures and Female Empowerment in Nigerian and Taiwanese Novels: A Study of Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Li Ang's The Butcher's Wife, Ihafa: A Journal of African Studies 7.1 (December 2015), pp. 21-39. [ available online ]
  • Adeniji, Abiodun, 'Chronotope and Identity Crisis in the Nigerian Novel: An Other Reading of Chimammanda [sic] Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Lwati: A Journal of Contemporary Research 16.2 (2019), pp. 45-68.
  • Adeola, Romola, 'Literature and Human Rights in Africa: Making a Case for a Trauma-Sensitive Approach in Proving Persecution in Asylum Processes through Adichie's "The American Embassy"', in The Art of Human Rights: Commingling Art, Human Rights and the Law in Africa, ed. Romola Adeola, Michael Gyan Nyarko, Adebayo Okeowo & Frans Viljoen (Cham: Springer, 2019), pp. 45-55.
  • Adesokan, Akin, 'New African Writing and the Question of Audience', Research in African Literatures 43.3 (Fall 2012), pp. 1-20. Contains an analysis of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Aguoru, Doyin, 'Psychological Assessment of Psychopathic Character Types in Adiche's [sic] Purple Hibiscus', IFE PsychologIA 20.2 (2012), pp. 99-108.
  • Ahar, Msuega, Seember Janet Nartondo, & Terlumun Kerekaa, 'Signs and Signification in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Dutsinma Journal of English and Literature 2.1 (2019), pp. 70-83. [ available online ]
  • Agwu, Chinelu, 'Race and Sexuality in the Artemis Female: Chimamanda Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', in The Artemis Archetype in Popular Culture: Essays on Fiction, Film and Television, ed. Susan Redington Bobby & Eileen M. Harney (Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2016), pp. 122-143.
  • Akingbe, Niyi, '"Reconfiguring Others": Negotiating Identity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities, 9.4 (2017), pp. 37-55. [ available online ]
  • Akingbe, Niyi & Emmanuel Adeniyi, 'Ghettoization of "Other": Tinkering Transculturalism in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', Journal of Comparative Literature and Aesthetics 41.1 (2018), pp. 108-131.
  • Akingbe, Niyi & Christopher Babatunde Ogunyemi, 'Countering Masculinity: Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart and the Rise of Feminist Assertiveness in the Novels of Nigerian Female Writers', Studia Universitatis Petru Maior - Philologia 22 (2017), pp. 81-93. [ available online ]
  • Akpome, Aghogho, 'Narrating a New Nationalism: Rehistoricization and Political Apologia in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', English Academy Review 30.1 (2013), pp. 22-38. [ available online ]
  • Akpome, Aghogho, '"Dancing Masquerades:" Narrating Postcolonial Personhood in Three Novels', English in Africa 40.1 (May 2013), pp. 139-159. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun. [ available online ]
  • Akpome, Aghogho, 'Focalisation and Polyvocality in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', English Studies in Africa 56.2 (2013), pp. 25-35. [ available online ]
  • Akpome, Aghogho, 'Artistic Commitment and the New Counter-Discourse: Othering in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun (2006) and Neill Blomkamp's District 9 (2009), in Africa and Beyond: Arts and Sustainable Development, ed. by Patrick Ebewo, Ingrid Stevens & Mzo Sirayi (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013), pp. 405-418.
  • Akpome, Aghogho, 'Intertextuality and Influence: Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the Savannah (1987) and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun (2006)', Journal of Postcolonial Writing 53.5 (2017), pp. 530-542. [ available online ]
  • Akpome, Aghogho, 'Gender and Behaviour - Cultural Criticism and Feminist Literary Activism in the Works of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Gender and Behaviour 15.4 (December 2017), pp. 9847-9871. [ available online ]
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'Digging into the Palimpsest: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and the Nigerian Tradition in Literature', Daily Sun, 3 December 2011. [ available online ]
  • Al Fajri, Muchamad Sholakhuddin, 'A Stylistic Analysis of Linguistic Patterns in Chichamanda [sic] Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Advances in Language and Literary Studies 8.3 (June 2017), pp. 55-61. [ available online ]
  • Alebrahim, Mona Khaled, 'Correcting Africans' Misconceptions about America in Americanah', East African Scholars Journal of Education, Humanities and Literature 2.8 (August 2019), pp. 471-477. [ available online ]
  • Alebrahim, Mona, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus as a Rewriting of Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Rappaccini's Daughter"', International Academic Journal of Education and Literature 1.1 (June 2020), pp. 35-40. [ available online ]
  • Ali, Sarah Y., 'Text Worlds in Adichie's Purple Hibiscus: A Feminist Stylistic Approach', Occasional Papers 63 (2017), pp. 403-428. [ available online ]
  • Ali, Nada Mustafa, 'Women, Gender, and Human Rights', Interdisciplinary Approaches to Human Rights, ed. by Rajini Srikanth & Elora Halim Chowdhury (Abingdon: Routledge, 2018), pp. 79-97. Partly deals with Adichie's works.
  • Almeida Marcelo, Nathalia, 'Nigéria no século XX e as marcas da colonização: uma análise de Hibisco roxo de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Humanidades & Inovação 6.8 (2019), pp. 237-250. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Almeida Alves, Iulo & Tainá Almeida Alves, 'O perigo da história única: diálogos com Chimamanda Adichie', Biblioteca On-line de Ciências da Communicação (2012). In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Alou, Yacoubou, 'Narrating African Immigrants' Survival Strategies: Fake Relationship and Marriages in Chimamanda N. Adichie's Americanah', International Journal of Recent Innovations in Academic Research 2.1 (2018), pp. 316-325. [ available online ]
  • Alou, Yacoubou, 'The Narrative of Chaos in Post-Independence African Fiction: Towards the Demystification of Violence in Chimamanda N. Adichie's "A Private Experience"', International Journal of English and Literature 9.6 (December 2019), pp. 19-28. [ available online ]
  • Aluya, Isaiah, & Samuel Edem, 'The Semantics of Incongruous Collocations in Chimamanda Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', UJAH: Unizik Journal of Arts and Humanities 19.2 (2018), pp. 150-166. [ available online ]
  • Alves Lopes-Flois, Cleonice, 'Representações de Identidade e Resistência em Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Travessias 11.3 (September-December 2017), pp. 464-486. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Alves, Ana Claudia Oliveira Neri, & Elio Ferreira de Souza, 'A Escrevivência de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie em Americanah: Diálogos com Conceição Evaristo', Cadernos Cajuína 3.2 (2018), pp. 85-94. [ available online ]
  • Amonyeze, Chinenye, 'Writing a New Reputation: Liminality and Bicultural Identity in Chimamanda Adichie's Americanah', Journal of Black Studies 7.2 (2017), pp. 1-9. [ available online ]
  • Andrade, Susan Z., 'Adichie's Genealogies: National and Feminine Novels', Research in African Literatures 42.2 (Summer 2011), pp. 91-101.
  • Androne, Mary Jane, 'Adichie's Americanah: A Migrant Bildungsroman', in A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, ed. Ernest N. Emenyonu (Martlesham: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), pp. 229-244.
  • Anggeria, Feny, 'Gender Representation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in We Should All Be Feminists', Etnolingual 3.1 (May 2019), pp. 13-25. [ available online ]
  • Anyadike, Chima, 'The Global North in Achebe's Arrow of God and Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Global South 2.2 (Fall 2008), pp. 139-149.
  • Anyaduba, Chigbo Arthur, 'Genocide and Hubristic Masculinity in Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Research in African Literatures 50.2 (Summer 2019), pp. 86-104.
  • Anyanwu, Chikwendu Paschalkizito, 'Corruption in Post-Independence Politics: Half of a Yellow Sun as a Reflection of A Man of the People', in A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, ed. Ernest N. Emenyonu (Martlesham: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), pp. 139-152.
  • Anyokwu, Christopher, 'Two Slopes of One Hill: Terrorism and the Quest for Freedom in Salman Rushdie's Fury and Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', in Global Understanding in the Age of Terrorism, ed. by Ayodeji Olukoju & Muyiwa Falaiye (Lagos: University of Lagos Press, 2008).
  • Anyokwu, Christopher, '"May We Always Remember": Memory and Nationhood in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', NTU Studies in Language and Literature 20 (December 2008), pp. 179-196.
  • Anyokwu, Christopher, 'Igbo Rhetoric and the New Nigerian Novel: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', African Symposium 11.1 (June 2011), pp. 80-90. [ available online ]
  • Arabian, Soheila, & Vida Rahiminezhad, 'Journey and Return: Visiting Unbelonging and Otherness in Adichie's Americanah', Jurnal UMP Social Sciences and Technology Management 3.3, supp. 1 (2015), pp. 536-541. [ available online ]
  • Arana, R. Victoria, 'Fresh "Cultural Critiques": The Ethnographic Fabulations of Adichie and Oyeyemi', in Emerging African Voices: A Study of Contemporary African Literature, ed. by Walter P. Collins III (Amherst, NY: Cambria Press, 2010), pp. 269-313.
  • Ariyanti, Lisetyo & Nurul Ulfa Nistiti, 'Maintaining Confessional Discourse through Presupposition in Feminist Speech', in Social Sciences, Humanities and Education Conference (Paris & Wan Chai: Atlantis Press, 2019), pp. 161-165. Focuses on We Should All Be Feminists. [ available online ]
  • Arokiasamy, P. Michael & M. Mary Jayanth, 'Subverting Racism and Suppression as Epitomised in Chimamamda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', Journal of the Gujarat Research Society 21.10 (November 2019), pp. 901-908. [ available online ]
  • Arora, Anupama, 'Forbidden Desires: Interracial Relationships in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Jhumpa Lahiri's Short Fiction', Contemporary Immigrant Short Fiction, ed. Robert C. Evans (Ipswich, MA: Salem Press, 2015), pp. 52-67.
  • Arunraj, S. & R. Sankari, 'Women empowerment and Marxist Reading in the Select Novels of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Journal of the Gujarat Research Society 21.10 (2019), pp. 569-572. [ available online ]
  • Asadu, Victor Chinedu & Samuel Awa, 'Analyse de la version française de Purple Hibiscus par Mona de Pracontal', Journal of Modern European Languages and Literature 12 (July 2019), pp. 76-90. [ available online ]
  • Asempasah, Rogers, 'Exile and Postcolonial National Redemption in Ben Okri's The Famished Road and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', African Studies 79.3 (2020), pp. 267-284.
  • Asha, H. Jimsy & Annie Divya Mahisha, 'Igbo Tradition and Nature: Anthropocentric Reading of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Journal of English Language, Literature, and Humanities 4.7 (July 2016), pp. 168-173. [ available online ]
  • Asoo, Ferdinand Iorbee, 'The Short Stories of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', AFRREV IJAH: An International Journal of Arts and Humanities 1.4 (November 2012), pp. 13-27. [ available online ]
  • Astrick, Tifanny, 'Patriarchal Oppression and Women Empowerment in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Vivid: Journal of Language and Literature 7.2 (2018), pp. 45-50. [ available online ]
  • Asuzu, Ifejinwa, & Chika Ogonwa, 'X-Raying the Role of Women in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Journal of Languages, Linguistics and Literary Studies 10.2 (March 2021), pp. 31-37. [ available online ]
  • Aswini, J., 'Defying Gender Essentialism: An Analysis of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Infokara Research 8.11 (2019), pp. 35-39. [ available online ]
  • Aswini, J. & J. Ragu Antony, 'Women's Self as a Taboo in African Society: A Study of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's PurpleHibiscus [sic]', Literary Endeavour, special issue (March 2019), pp. 142-146. [ available online ]
  • Aswini, J. & J. Ragu Antony, 'Negotiating Domestic Violence: An Analysis of Mama Beatrice in Purple Hibiscus', Infokara Research 8.11 (2019), pp. 40-46. [ available online ]
  • Atieh, Majda R. & Ghada Mohammad, 'Post-traumatic Responses in the War Narratives of Hanan al-Shaykh's The Story of Zahra and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', inter-disciplinary.net (February 2012). [ available online ]
  • Austenfeld, Thomas, 'The Other Chimamanda Adichie: Beyond the Feminist Icon', Peter Weiss Jahrbuch für Literatur, Kunst und Politik im 20. und 21. Jahrhundert 29 (St Ingbert: Röhrig Universitätsverlag, 2020), pp. 213-224.
  • Austin, Patrycja, 'Searching for One's Self at the Crossroads of the Cosmopolitan World: Determining the Importance of Roots for Those Who Travel through Diversities in Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie's Americanah', Ostrava Journal of English Philology 7.1 (2015), pp. 7-16. [ available online ]
  • Awa, Jacinta Onyekachi, 'African Literature a Celebration of Artistic Freedom: An Examination of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Global Journal of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences 3.5 (May 2015), pp. 53-65. [ available online ]
  • Awelewa, Abayomi, 'The Archetypal Search for Kainene: Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun - The Nigerian State and the Lost Biafran Dream', Leeds African Studies Bulletin 78 (2016/17), pp. 105-117. [ available online ]
  • Azuike, M.A., 'Women's Struggles and Independence in Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun', African Research Review 3.4 (2009).
  • Baby, Mary Joyce, 'Cultural Clash and Hybrid Identities in Adichie's Short Stories', Interdisciplinary Research Journal for Humanities 10.1 (2018), pp. 63-74. [ available online ]
  • Badmus, Aminat Emma, 'Nigerian Women Growing Up: Purple Hibiscus and The Secret Lives of Baba Segi's Wives, From the European South 5 (2019), pp. 97-111. [ available online ]
  • Baharvand, Peiman Amanolahi, 'The Role of British Missionaries in the Rejection of Igbo Religion and Culture in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Journal of Novel Applied Sciences 5.2 (2016), pp. 43-51. [ available online ]
  • Bamigboye, Omolade, 'A Stylistic Exploration of War Register in Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Mantel's Bring up the Bodies', World Scientific News 109 (2018), pp. 71-83. [ available online ]
  • Barros do Nascimento, Milaynne Christina & Elio Ferreira de Souza, 'Identidades afrodescendentes e de gênero em Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: diálogos e reflexões a partir da criação do "blog" de Ifemelu', Matraga 26.48 (2019), pp. 705-722. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Bartosch, Roman, 'Towards Transcultural Competence: Scaling | World | Literature', in his Literature, Pedagogy, and Climate Change: Text Models for a Transcultural Ecology (Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019), pp. 15-46. Ends with a brief analysis of Adichie's novels.
  • Basu, Manisha, 'Loving and Leaving: The Ethics of Postcolonial Pain in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Ariel 43.1 (2012), pp. 67-86.
  • Batta, Ajoy & Aisha Mustapha Muhammad, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun: A Postcolonial Study', Our Heritage 67.2 (2019), pp. 1102-1114. [ available online ]
  • Begum, Syed Hajira, 'Deconstruction of Gender Identities: A Study of the Novels of Nwapa, Emecheta and Adichie', Journal of English Language and Literature 3.1 (2016), pp. 86-93. [ available online ]
  • Begum, Syed Hajira, 'Empowerment of Women in Postcolonial/Third World Women's Fiction: Some Perspectives', English Studies International Research Journal 5.2 (2017), pp. 66-70. Includes a discussion of Purple Hibiscus. [ available online ]
  • Berning, Nora, 'Narrative Ethics and Alterity in Adichie's Novel Americanah', CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture 17.5 (2015), 8 pp. [ available online ]
  • Bhahadur Bhandari, Nagendra, 'The Cultural Negotiation of Immigrants in Adichie's Americanah', Literary Herald 6.5 (February 2021), pp. 174-182. [ available online ]
  • Bhattacharjee, Partha, & Priyanka Tripathi,'Ethnic Tensions and Political Turmoil: Postcolonial Reading of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Language in India 17.3 (March 2017), pp. 433-446. [ available online ]
  • Bigot, Corinne, '"By Way of Their Fingers": Making Sense of Self and Home in Selected Short Stories by Edwidge Danticat, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Women on the Move: Body, Memory and Femininity in Present-Day Transnational Diasporic Writng, ed. Silvia Pellicer-Ortín, Julia Tofantshuk (Abingdon: Routledge, 2019).
  • Bodunde, Charles A. & Foluke R. Aliyu-Ibrahim, 'Violence against Women in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Akachi Adimora-Eziegbo's Trafficked: An African Feminist Insight', in Gender and Development in Africa and Its Diaspora, ed. by Akinloyè Òjó, Ibigbolade Simon Aderibigbe & Felisters Jepchirchir Kiprono (Abingdon & New York: Routledge, 2018), pp. 23-30.
  • Boehmer, Elleke, 'Achebe and His Influence in Some Contemporary African Writing', Interventions 11.2 (2009), pp. 141-153 (esp. 148-150, on Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun).
  • Boehmer, Elleke, 'Differential Publics-Reading (in) the Postcolonial Novel', Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry 4.1 (January 2017), pp. 11-25. Includes a discussion of Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Boehmer, Elleke, 'Poetics and Persistence: Chinua Achebe's Shaping Influence', in her Postcolonial Poetics: 21st-Century Critical Readings (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018), pp. 119-143.
  • Bonnici, Thomas, 'Pós-colonialismo e representação feminina na literatura pós-colonial em inglês', Acta Scientiarum 28.1 (2006), pp. 13-25. On Caryl Phillips's Crossing the River, Andrea Levy's Fruit of the Lemon and Small Island, J.M. Coetzee's Disgrace, Nadine Gordimer's The Pickup and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Borunda, Andrea Phiana, 'Child Soldiers Revisited: Conscription and Choice in Ken Saro-Wiwa's Sozaboy and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Middle Ground Journal 12 (Spring 2016). [ available online ]
  • Boyce Davies, Carole, 'Migration, African Writing and the Post-Colonial/Diasporic Chimamanda Adichie Moment', in Gender and Race Matter: Global Perspectives on Being a Woman, ed. Shaminder Takhar (Bingley: Emerald, 2016), pp. 233-248.
  • Braga, Claudio Roberto, 'Sujeitos em deslocamento: a rearticulação do eu na ficção pós-colonial de Chimamanda Adichie', Capa 1.1 (2011). In Portuguese.
  • Braga, Cláudio, 'Sobrevivendo em zonas de desconforto: as mulheres de Chimamanda Adichie em The Thing around Your Neck', Revista de Letras 4.1 (July 011), pp. 57-63. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Braga, Cláudio Roberto Vieira, 'Trocando o próprio nome: identidade cultural e memória em "The Headstrong Historian", de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Cadernos Cespuc, 19 (2010), pp. 42-50. In Portuguese. [ target=_blank>available online ]
  • Braga, Claudio & Glaucia R. Gonçalves, 'Fictional Representations of Contemporary Diasporas: The Case of the Invisible Diasporic Women of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', inter-disciplinary.net, May 2014. [ available online ]
  • Brookman-Andoh, Georgina & Martin Gyekye-Ampofo, 'The Educated Indigenous African Woman and the Issue of Being Assertive as Showcased in Adeche's [sic] Purple Hibiscus?', American Research Journal of English and Literature 4.1 (2018), 14 pp. [ available online ]
  • Brooks, Robin, 'A Dangerous Single Story: Dispelling Stereotypes through African Literature', Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies 12.1 (September 2018), pp. 21-41. Partly focuses on Americanah. [ available online ]
  • Bryce, Jane, '"Half and Half Children": Third-Generation Women Writers and the New Nigerian Novel', Research in African Literatures 39.2 (Summer 2008), pp. 49-67.
  • Burstein, Julie, 'Going Home: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', in her Spark: How Creativity Works (New York: HarperCollins, 2011), pp. 98-104.
  • Caetano Thibes, Luana, 'Representações Midiáticas em Americanah: Mídia Radical Alternativa a Serviço do Engajemento Social', Revista Pindorama 9.9 (April-May 2019), pp. 70-80. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Caetano Thibes, Luana & Isaías Francisco de Carvalho, 'A mulher negra em Americanah: níveis de subalternidade nos EUA do século XXI', Litterata: Revista do Centro de Estudos Hélio Simões 3.2 (2013), pp. 103-116. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Caetano Thibes, Luana & Isaías Francisco de Carvalho, 'Mímia Versus Experiência em Adichie e Kincaid: O Império na Perspectiva do Colonizado', Fólio - Revista de Letras 8.1 (2016), pp. 199-214. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Caetano Thibes, Luana & Daiana Nascimento dos Santos, 'A Migrante Africana: Processos Identitários e Resistência no Contexto Contemporâneo', Revista Communitas 1.2 July-December 2017), pp. 470-479. In Portuguese. Partly deals with Americanah. [ available online ]
  • Caminga, B., 'Disregard and Danger: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and the Voices of Trans (and Cis) African Feminists', Sociological Review Monographs 68.4 (2020), pp. 817-833.
  • Campos Paulino, Silvia & Simone Campos Paulino, 'Trançando Identidades: O cabelo da mulher negra em Esse cabelo de Djaimilia Pererira de Almeida e Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Revista Docência e Cibercultura 3.3 (September-December 2019), pp. 215-231. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Capo-Chichi Zanou, Laure Clémence, 'Women's Roles during Biafran War in Half of a Yellow Sun Adichie (2006)', Littérature, Langues et Linguistique 4 (2016), pp. 151-166. [ available online ]
  • Capo-Chichi Zanou, Laure Clémence, Célestin Gbaguidi & M.P. Judith Akogbeto, 'Social Environment and Empowerment in Chimamanda N. Adichie's Purple Hibiscus, Revue Internationale de Linguistique Appliquée, de Littérature et d'Education 1.1 (December 2018), pp. 65-78. [ available online ]
  • Carotenuto, Sylvana, '"A Kind of Paradise": Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Claim to Agency, Responsibility & Writing', in A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, ed. Ernest N. Emenyonu (Martlesham: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), pp. 169-184.
  • Carrasco, Cristina, 'Traducción, negociación identitaria y violencia simbólica en un mundo migrante y heterogéneo: el caso de "The Arrangers of Marriage", de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Trans. Revista de Traductología 23 (2019), pp. 129-145. In Spanish. [ available online ]
  • Carvalho, Mariana Antônia & Francisco Célio da Silva Santiago, 'Entre deuses e um deus: a vivência da fé nos personagens de Hibisco Roxo, de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Letras Escreve 4.8 (2019) pp. 37-45. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Celin, Roshni, 'The Clash between Traditional and Modern Beliefs as Found in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Education & Research Journal 3.4 (April 2017), pp. 136-137. [ available online ]
  • Chakraborty, Nilanjan, '"She Came Home Running Back to the Mothering Blackness": Race, Identity, and Re-Bordering of Self in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', in Border, Globalization and Identity, ed. by Sukanta Das, Sanatan Bhowal & Sisodhara Syangbo (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018), pp. 163-170.
  • Chaplow, Beth, 'Biafra Writes Back: National Allegory and Double Consciousness in Postcolonial Nigerian Fiction', Research in African Literatures 51.2 (Summer 2020), pp. 167-182.
  • Chennells, Anthony, 'Inculturated Catholicisms in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', English Academy Review 26.1 (May 2009), pp. 15-26.
  • Chiaravalli, Magdalena, 'Problemas de traducción en "The Headstrong Historian", de Chimamanda Adichie', Nueva ReCIT: Revista del área de traductología 2 (2019). In Spanish. [ available online ]
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  • Crowley, Dustin, 'How Did They Come to This? Afropolitanism, Migration, and Displacement', Research in African Literatures 49.2 (2018), pp. 125-146. Partly deals with Americanah.
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  • de Oliveira Müller, Fernanda, 'Traços de etnicidade na traduçao de Purple Hibiscus / Marks of Ethnicity in Purple Hibiscus Translation', Belas Infiéis 5.2 (2016), pp. 9-18. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • de Sousa, Diane Xavier, Marco Antonio Lima Bonfim, & Maria do Socorro Pinheiro, 'Por uma literatura antirracista: uma análise dos contos "no seu pescoço" e "os casamenteiros" de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Revista A Cor das Letras 21.3 (2020), pp. 249-262. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • de Souza Gomes Carreira, Shirley & Victória Cristina de Sousa Bezerra, 'Migração, identidade e reterritorialização em Precisamos de novos nomes, de NoViolet Bulawayo, e "No seu pescoço", de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Caderno Seminal 32.32 (January-June 2018), pp. 192-213. [ available online ]
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  • Del Puig Zalbidea Paniagua, Maya, '¿ Por qué todos deberíamos ser feministas? Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie y el feminismo global', Dossiers feministes 25 (2019), pp. 131-146. In Spanish. [ available online ]
  • Denkyi-Manieson, Gladys Agyeiwaa, 'The Recepteur and the Emetteur: A Case Study of Paternity in the Works of Chinua Achebe, Tsitsi Dangarembga, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Journal of Pan African Studies 12.2 (September 2018), pp. 59-77. [ available online ]
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  • Diakhaté, Babacar, 'The Ups and Downs of the Nigerian Society: A Satirical View on Socio-political Matters in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus (2004) and Sefi Atta's A Bit of Difference (2013)', Budapest International Research and Critics Institute-Journal 2.2 (2019), pp. 1-6. [ available online ]
  • Dickson, Bernard C. & Kinggeorge Okoro Preye, 'History, Memory and the Politics of National Unity in Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Achebe's There was a Country', International Journal on Studies in English Language and Literature (IJSELL) 2.5 (May 2014), pp. 81-89. [ available online ]
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  • Dlamini, Nonhlanhla, 'Domesticity and Queer Desires in Zukiswa Wanner's Men of the South and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing around Your Neck', Journal of Gender, Information and Development in Africa (JGIDA) 7.1 (2018), pp. 27-43.
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  • Dodgson-Katiyo, Pauline, '"Fragile Negotiations": Olanna's Melancholia in Half of a Yellow Sun', in A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, ed. Ernest N. Emenyonu (Martlesham: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), pp. 115-128.
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  • Drobot, Irina-Ana, 'Accepting the Values of Other Cultures: A Temporary or Permanent Turn?', Journal of Philology and Intercultural Communication 3.2 (June 2019), pp. 82-88. Partly deals with Americanah. [ available online ]
  • Duboin, Corinne, 'New Transatlantic Passages: African Immigrant Writers and Contemporary Black Literature in America', in Diasporas, Cultures of Mobilities, 'Race', ed. by Judith Misrahi-Barak & Claudine Raynaud (Montpellier: PULM, 2014), pp. 174-195. Includes a brief discussion of The Thing around Your Neck (pp. 190-192).
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  • Evue, Augustine O., 'Women as Sandwiches in the Jaws of Violence: A Study of the Impact of Crisis on the Female Gender in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Novels', in Gender and Development in Africa and Its Diaspora, ed. by Akinloyè Òjó, Ibigbolade Simon Aderibigbe & Felisters Jepchirchir Kiprono (Abingdon & New York: Routledge, 2018), pp. 9-22.
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  • Ezinwanyi E., Adam, & E. Michael Adam, 'Literary Art as a Vehicle for the Diffusion of Cultural Imperialism in the Nigerian Society: The Example of Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Journal of Literature and Art Studies 5.6 (June 2015), pp. 419-425. [ available online ]
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  • Feldner, Maximilian, '"Teach Them Our History": Nigerian Identity Formation in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', in Africa Research in Austria: Approaches and Perspectives, ed. Andreas Exenberger & Ulrich Pallua (Innsbruck: Universität Innsbruck, 2016), pp. 65-88. [ available online ]
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  • Finger do Prado, Priscila, & Luana Miranda, 'Por Uma História que ñao seja única: Colonizaçãa e identidade no conto "A historiadora obstinada", de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Revista Prâksis 18.1 (January-April 2021), pp. 137-150. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Fischer, Mia, 'Trans Responses to Adichie: Challenging Cis Privilege in Popular Feminism', Feminist Media Studies 17.5 (2017), pp. 896-899.
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  • Gagiano, Annie, 'Performances, Ethics and Aesthetics of Wealth', in her Dealing with Evils: Essays on Writing from Africa, 2nd ed. (Stuttgart: ibidem, 2014), pp. 249-276. Contains an analysis of Purple Hibiscus (pp. 265-272).
  • Ganapathy, Maya, 'Sidestepping the Political "Graveyard of Creativity": Polyphonic Narratives and Reenvisioning the Nation-State in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Research in African Literatures 47.3 (Fall 2016), pp. 88-105.
  • Ganyi, Francis M., 'Tragic Heroes and Unholy Alliances: A Reading of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Mariama Ba's So Long a Letter', Global Journal of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences 1.2 (June 2013), pp. 1-9. [ available online ]
  • Gardner, Brittany, 'Challenging Western Conventions of Authenticity: The Power of Autobiography in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's "Jumping Monkey Hill"', Sigma Tau Delta 16 (2019), pp. 194-200. [ available online ]
  • Gargalhão Antunes, Gabriella, 'Adaptação Cultural e Exclusão em "No Seu Pescoço", de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Alumni 6.12 (July-December 2018), pp. 43-50. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
  • Gayathri, S., 'Transcending Boundaries and Historical Trauma in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities 6.12 (December 2018), pp. 58-72. [ available online ]
  • Gehrmann, Susanne, 'Re-Writing War in Contemporary Nigerian Fiction: From Biafra to Present Times', Listening to Africa: Anglophone African Literatures and Cultures, ed. by Jana Gohrisch & Ellen Grünkemeier (Heidelberg: Winter, 2012), pp. 209-38.
  • Geiger, Jeffrey, 'Media Refashioning: From Nollywood to New Nollywood', in The Routledge Companion to World Cinema, ed. by Rob Stone, Paul Cooke, Stephanie Dennison & Alex Marlow-Mann (London & New York: Routledge, 2018), pp. 59-72. Partly deals with the film adaptation of Half of a Yellow Sun (pp. 63-69). [ available online ]
  • Ghosh, Arpa, 'Straddling Worlds: A Comparative Study of the Multicultural Experiences of Anurag Mathur and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', ub American Multiculturalism in Context: Views from at Home and Abroad, ed. Sämi Ludwig (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017), pp. 121-128.
  • Gil, Isabel, 'Afropolitanism: a 'New'Wave Back to Africa? Female African Writers on Migration in the Global World', Estudios de Literatura Comparada 1.2 (2018), pp. 13-22. [ available online ]
  • Gilani, Syed Sumaira, 'Appropriating Womanist Theory: A Deconstructionist Reading of Women's Identity in The Joys of Motherhood and Purple Hibiscus', European Journal of Business & Social Sciences 7.5 (May 2019), pp. 1888-1896. [ available online ]
  • Gizeli Batalini, Marcela & Geniane Diamante Ferreira Ferreira, 'Representações do continente Africano e da mulher negra nos contos "No seu pescoço" e "Jumping Monkey Hill", de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Scripta Uniandrade 17.1 (2019), pp. 77-94. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
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  • Jayasuriya, Maryse, 'Irony and Epistolary Form in Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's "Mrs. Dutta Writes a Letter" and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's "The Thing Around Your Neck"', in Contemporary Immigrant Short Fiction, ed. Robert C. Evans (Ipswich, MA: Salem Press, 2015), pp. 195-207.
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  • Jha Kulshreshtha, Kirti, 'A Freedom to be, to do: Resilience and Hope in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Literary Insight 5 (January 2014), pp. 64-69.
  • Jha Kulshreshtha, Kirti, 'A Pagan-Christian Discourse: A Comparative Study of Aeschylean Play Agamemnon and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Raaso 6.3 (2013).
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  • Jones, Alwin A.D., 'The Novel Witness(es): Re-Membering after Trauma in Adichie's "Ghosts", Cliff's No Telephone, and Danticat's Farming of Bones', in Between Worlds: An Anthology of Contemporary Fiction and Criticism, ed. by Deborah Poe & Ama Wattley (New York: Peter Lang, 2012), pp. 48-58.
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  • Kamalu, Ikenna & Isaac Tamunobelema, 'Linguistic Expression of Religious Identity and Ideology in Selected Postcolonial Nigerian Literature', Canada Social Science 9.4 (2013), pp. 78-84. Partly deals with Purple Hibiscus. Also published in Imbizo 7.2 (2016).
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  • Kearney, J.A., 'The Representation of Child Soldiers in Contemporary African Fiction', Journal of Literary Studies 26.1 (March 2010), pp. 67-94. On Emmanuel Dongala's Johnny Mad Dog, Ahmadou Kourouma's Allah Is Not Obliged, Uzodinma Iweala's Beasts of No Nation, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Chris Abani's Song for Night.
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  • Kehinde, Ayo, 'Rulers Against Writers, Writers Against Rulers: The Failed Promise of the Public Sphere in Postcolonial Nigerian Fiction', Journal of English Studies 8 (2010), pp. 73-102. Also published in Lumina 21.1 (March 2010), Africa Development 35.1&2 (2010), pp. 27-53, and Matatu 39 (2011), pp. 221-251. Contains a section on Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus. [ available online ]
  • Kehinde, Ayo, 'Globalizing the Local, Localizing the Global: Troping Cultural Miscegenation in Recent Immigrant Nigerian Novels', in Globalization and Transnational Migrations: Africa and Africans in the Contemporary Global System, ed. by Akanmu G. Adebayo & Olutayo C. Adesina (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009), pp. 312-331.
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  • Knepper, Wendy, 'The Transnational Short Story Cycle: Adichie, Danticat, Díaz and Lahiri', in her Postcolonial Literature, York Notes Companions (London & Harlow: York Press & Pearson), pp. 88-114.
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  • Král, Françoise, 'English as "Unmoored": Contemporary Perspectives on English as a Language 'in Diaspora'", Etudes anglaises, 70.1 (2019), pp. 95-109. Deals with Americanah.
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  • Krishnan, Madhu, 'Gender and Representing the Unrepresentable', in her Contemporary African Literatures in English: Global Locations, Postcolonial Identifications (Basingstoke & New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), pp. 67-95. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Kurtz, J. Roger, 'The Intertextual Imagination in Purple Hibiscus', Ariel 42.2 (2011), pp. 23-42.
  • Landry, Ava, 'Black is Black is Black? African Immigrant Acculturation in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah and Yaa Gyasi's Homegoing', MELUS 43.4 (2018), pp. 127-147.
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  • Lecznar, Matthew, 'Texts, talks and tailoring: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's fashion politics', Celebrity Studies 8.1 (2017), pp. 167-171.
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  • Lima Monteiro, Ana Claudia, 'Feminismos, Identidade e Genero; Conversas com Haraway, Butler e Adichie', Ensino, Saúde e Ambiente 10.3 (December 2017), pp. 144-158. In Portuguese. [ available online ]
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  • Mami, Fouad, 'De-stereotyping African Realities Through Social Media in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah and Belkacem Meghzouchene's Sophia in the White City', Postcolonial Interventions: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Postcolonial Studies 2.2 (2017), pp. 162-197. [ available online ]
  • Mami, Fouad, 'Modern-Day Slavery in Selected Short Fiction by Sefi Atta and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History 46.2 (Spring 2017), pp. 187-219. [ available online ]
  • Mami, Fouad, 'Circumventing Cultural Reification: A Study of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing Around Your Neck', Romanian Journal of English Studies 11.1 (March 2014), pp. 215-225. [ available online ]
  • Mander, Jaspreet, 'Re-Understanding the Biafra in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', in Modern African Literature, ed. by S.S. Gill (New Delhi: Prestige; 2008), pp. 50-55.
  • Mari, Lorenzo, 'Old and New Names. Afropolitanism, Failed-State Fiction and World Literature', New Global Studies 13.1 (2019), pp. 102-124. Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Marx, John, 'Failed-State Fiction', Contemporary Literature 49.4 (Winter 2008), pp. 597-633. On Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun, among other novels. A much shorter version was published as 'Fiction and State Crisis', Novel: A Forum on Fiction 42.3 (Fall 2009), pp. 524-530; a revised version was published as 'How Literature Administers "Failed" States', in John Marx, Geopolitics and the Anglophone Novel, 1890-2011 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012), pp. 47-88.
  • Masterson, John, 'Posing, Exposing, Opposing: Accounting for Contested (Corpo)Realities in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', in Expressions of the Body: Representations in African Text and Image, ed. by Charlotte Baker (Oxford: Peter Lang, 2009), pp. 137-160.
  • Masterson, John, 'Bye-bye Barack: Dislocating Afropolitanism, Spectral Marxism and Dialectical Disillusionment in Two Obama-era Novels', African Identities (forthcoming in 2020). Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Mateveke, Pauline, '"If we must be freaks, let us be freaks with a voice": Southern Feminisms and LGBTI Activism in Africa', Agenda: Empowering Women for Gender Equity 33.3 (2019), pp. 78-86. Uses Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Dear Ijeawele in the context of LGBTI activism in Africa.
  • Matz, Jesse, 'The "Image of Africa" from Conrad to Achebe to Adichie', in his Lasting Impressions: The Legacies of Impressionism in Contemporary Culture (New York: Columbia University Press, 2017).
  • Mavrinac, Glorija, 'The Westernization and Colonization of the African Mind through the Media', In Medias Res: casopis filozofije medija 8.15 (2019), pp. 2385-2400. Deals with Americanah. [ available online ]
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  • Ugochukwu, Francoise, 'Restoring Igbo dignity - Ike and Adichie on the University of Nigeria', in Against All Odds: The Igbo Experience in Post-Colonial Nigeria, ed. by Apollos O. Nwauwa & Chima J.Korieh (Glassboro, NJ: Goldline & Jacobs Publishing, 2011), pp. 377-395.
  • Ugochukwu, Francoise, 'Plaited Hair in a Calabash - Adichie on the Biafran Landscape', Mbari: the International Journal of Igbo Studies 2.1&2 (2012), pp. 49-59. [ available online ]
  • Uko, Iniobong I., 'Reconstructing Motherhood: A Mutative Reality in Purple Hibiscus', in A Companion to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, ed. Ernest N. Emenyonu (Martlesham: Boydell & Brewer, 2017), pp. 57-72.
  • Uko, Iniobong, 'Affirming the Humanity of Oppressed Women: Female Roles in Nawal El Saadawi's God Dies By The Nile, Flora Nwapa's One is Enough and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Okike: an African Journal of New Writing 50 (2013), Chinua Achebe Memorial Edition, pp. 174-190. [ available online ]
  • Umarani, S. & S. Kumaran, 'Image of Women: An Analysis of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', International Journal on Multicultural Literature 6.1 (January 2016), pp. 99-107.
  • Urama, Evelyn Nwachukwu, 'Gender, Leadership, and the Igbo Woman: A Study of Some Selected Works of Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Ars Artium 7 (2019), pp. 56-66. [ available online ]
  • Uwakwe, Uchenna David, 'Satirized Feminism in Chimamanda Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Americanah', Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies 12.1 (September 2018), pp. 354-372. [ available online ]
  • Uwakwe, Uchenna David & Chioma Chinedu-Okoh, 'Adichie's Hi-story within the War Story: Viewing the Pact with Achebe's Path', Okike: An African Journal of New Writing 54.1 (2015), pp. 151-167. [ available online ]
  • Uwakweh, Pauline Ada, "Breaking Gods": The Narrator as Revelator and Critic of the Postcolonial Condition in Purple Hibiscus', in Emerging African Voices: A Study of Contemporary African Literature, ed. by Walter P. Collins III (Amherst, NY: Cambria Press, 2010), pp. 53-74.
  • Uwakweh, Pauline Ada, 'Negotiating Marriage and Motherhood: A Critical Perspective on the Immigration Narratives of Buchi Emecheta and Chimamanda Adichie', in Engaging the Diaspora: Migration and African Families, ed. by Pauline Ada Uwakweh, Jerono P. Rotich & Comfort O. Okpala (Lanham: Lexington, 2014), pp. 15-38.
  • Uwakweh, Pauline, '(Re)Constructing Masculinity and Femininity in African War Narratives: The Youth in Chimamanda Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Gorretti Kyomuhendo's Waiting: A Novel of Uganda at War', JALA 7.1 (Summer-Fall 2012), pp. 82-106.
  • Uwasomba, Chijioke, 'Story as History; History as Story in Chimamanda Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Afrrew Ijah: An International Journal of Arts and Humanities 1.4 (November 2012), pp. 28-45. [ available online ]
  • Uzoma, Gideon, Chibuzo Onunkwo & Chisom Ezika, 'Tragic Optimism in Half of a Yellow Sun and Beyond the Horizon', Lwati: A Journal of Contemporary Research 15.3 (November 2018), pp. 111-128. [ available online ]
  • Vambe, Maurice Taonezvi, 'Songs of Biafra: Contrasting Perspectives on the Igbo Genocide in Chukwuemeka Ike's Sunset at Dawn: A Novel of the Biafran War (1993) and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun (2007)', Muziki 9.2 (2012), pp. 15-40.
  • Van Bever Donker, Vincent, Recognition and Ethics in World Literature: Religion, Violence, and the Human (Stuttgart: Ibidem, 2016), passim.
  • VanderMeer, Jeff, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah: Intercutting Scenes for Maximum Effect', Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction, ed. David Cashion (New York: Abrams, 2018), pp. 312-317.
  • Vanzanten, Susan, '"The Headstrong Historian": Writing with Things Fall Apart', Research in African Literatures 46.2 (Summer 2015), pp. 85-103.
  • Villanova, Isabella, 'Deconstructing the 'Single Story': Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', From the European South 3 (2018), pp. 85-98. [ available online ]
  • Vitthal, Panade Somnath & N.D.Patil Mahavidyalaya & Londhe Sachin Vaman, '"Families in Crises" in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', New Academia 3.2 (April 2014), 4 pp. [ available online ]
  • Vottero, Constance, 'Réseaux de genres: relationnalité et intersectionnalité dans Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie et Blues pour Élise de Léonora Miano', Études littéraires africaines 47 (2019), pp. 101-115.
  • Vuletic, Snezana, 'Generating "Trans-Language" in Nigerian Anglophone Literature: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus (2003)', in Emergent Forms of Life in Anglophone Literature: Conceptual Frameworks and Critical Analyses, ed. by Michael Basseler, Daniel Hartley & Ansgar Nünning (Trier: WVT Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, 2015), pp. 247-258.
  • Vuletic, Snezana, 'Mask Metaphor and Cultural Change: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's "Imitation" and "The Arrangers of Marriage", and Chris Abani's The Virgin of Flames (2007)', in Exploring the Periphery: Perspectives from Applied Linguistics, Language Teaching, Literary and Cultural Studies, ed. by Stefanie Quakernack, Till Meister, Diana Fulger, and Nathan Devos (Bielefeld: Aisthesis Verlag, 2017), pp. 191-207.
  • Vuletic, Snezana, 'The Novel as a "Crisis Manager" in Contemporary Nigerian Culture: The Case of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', in Literature and Crises: Conceptual Explorations and Literary Negotiatiions, ed. Elizabeth Kovach, Ansgar Nünning & Imke Polland (Trier, WVT, 2017), pp. 239-250.
  • Walder, Dennis, 'Remembering "Bitter Histories": From Achebe to Adichie', in his Postcolonial Nostalgias: Writing, Representation, and Memory, Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures 31 (Abingdon: Routledge, 2010), pp. 116-138.
  • Wallace, Cynthia R., 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and the Paradoxes of Postcolonial Redemption', Christianity and Literature 61.3 (Spring 2012), pp. 465-483.
  • Wallace, Cynthia R. , 'Silent (in the Face of) Suffering? Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Postcolonial Cultural Hermeneutics', in her Of Women Borne: A Literary Ethics of Suffering (New York: Columbia University Press, 2016).
  • Wallis, Kate, 'Exchanges in Nairobi and Lagos: Mapping Literary Networks and World Literary Space', Research in African Literatures 49.1 (Spring 2018), pp. 163-186. See especially the following sections: 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Sharing a Publisher' & 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Pan-African Connections'. [ available online ]
  • Wallis, Kate, 'Publishers' Networks and the Making of 21st Century African Literature in English', in The Routledge Handbook of African Literature, ed. Moradewun Adejunmobi & Carli Coetzee (Abingdon & New York: Routledge, 2019). Partly explores the launch of Purple Hibiscus in Nigeria in 2004.
  • Washaly, Najeeb, 'The Representation of Gender Violence in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities 6.12 (2018), pp. 2043-2067. [ available online ]
  • Watson, Hannah, 'The Struggle to Belong in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah: Cultural Identity, the Effects of Immigration on Personal Growth', Literary Cultures 4.1 (2021), 5 pp. [ available online ]
  • Welland, Julia, 'Joy and War: Reading Pleasure in Wartime Experiences', Review of International Studies 44.3 (2018), pp. 438-455. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun. [ available online ]
  • Wenske, Ruth S., 'Adichie in Dialogue with Achebe: Balancing Dualities in Half of a Yellow Sun', Research in African Literatures 47.3 (Fall 2016), pp. 70-87.
  • Whittaker, David, 'The Novelist as Teacher: Things Fall Apart and the Hauntology of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', in Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart: 1958-2008, ed. by David Whittaker (Amsterdam & New York: Rodopi, 2011), pp. 107-117.
  • Williams, Seretha D., '"Dark Swoops": Trauma and Madness in Half of a Yellow Sun', in Madness in Black Women's Diasporic Fictions: Aesthetics of Resistance, ed. Caroline A. Brown & Johanna X.K. Garvey (Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), pp. 139-161.
  • Woolley, Agnes, 'Narrating the "Asylum Story": Between Literary and Legal Storytelling', Interventions 19.3 (2017), pp. 276-394. Includes a discussion of 'The American Embassy'.
  • Wosu, Kalu, 'Writing and Discourse: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun as a Civil War Narrative', Journal of Pan African Studies 12.2 (September 2018), pp. 121-133. [ available online ]
  • Yakubu, Mohammed Attai, 'The Praxis of Artistry: Humour and Caricature in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', Studies in Literature and Language 12.5 (2016), pp. 91-96. [ available online ]
  • Yakubu, Mohammed Attai, & Christiana B. Kinrin, 'Epideictic Rhetoric as a Means of Characterisation: An Example of Papa (Eugene) in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Journal of English Language and Literature Studies 4.4 (2015), pp. 184-191. [ available online ]
  • Yeibo, Ebi & Comfort Akerele, 'Graphological Foregrounding in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Journal of Language and Linguistics 1.2 (2014), pp. 9-17. [ available online ]
  • Yeibo, Ebi & Comfort Akerele, 'Phononological Foregrounding in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Journal of Language and Linguistics 1.2 (2014), pp. 61-71. [ available online ]
  • Yeibo, Ebi & Comfort Akerele, 'A Lexico-Semantic Reading of Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', International Journal of Language and Literature 3.2 (December 2015), pp. 144-155. [ available online ]
  • Yenika-Agbaw, Vivian, 'Religion and Childhood in Two African Communities: Ogot's "The Rain Came" and Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', in her Representing Africa in Children's Literature: Old and New Ways of Seeing (London & New York: Routledge, 2008), pp. 37-48.
  • Yerima, Dina, 'Conflict, Doubleness and Self-Realization in Adichie and Habila', Research Journal of English Language and Literature 3.4 (October-December 2015), pp. 10-15. [ available online ]
  • Yerima, Dina, 'Regimentation or Hybridity? Western Beauty Practices by Black Women in Adichie's Americanah', Journal of Black Studies 48.7 (2017), pp. 639-650. [ available online ]
  • Yokossi, Daniel, 'Exploring the Interpersonal Meaning in Two Extracts From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the Savannah: A Comparative Systemic Functional Linguistic Perspective', Journal of Educational and Social Research 8.1 (2018), pp. 59-70. [ available online ]
  • Yokossi, Daniel & Léonard A. Koussouhon, 'Adichie's Thematic Construction of a Post-Colonial Nigerian Nation-State in Two Excerpts from her Purple Hibiscus: An Experiential Meaning Scrutiny', Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences 9.1 (2018), pp. 81-90. [ available online ]
  • Zulfiqar Chaudhry, Sadia, 'Women at War: The Nigerian Civil War in Buchi Emecheta's Destination Biafra (1982) and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun (2006)', in her African Women Writers and the Politics of Gender (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016), pp. 79-110.
Entries in Encyclopedias & Reference Works
  • 'Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi (1977 -   )', Student Encyclopedia of African Literature, ed. by Douglas Killam & Alicia L. Kerfoot (Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2007), p. 5.
  • 'Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi (1977 -   )', The Columbia Guide to West African Literature since 1945, ed. by Oyekan Owomoyela (New York: Columbia University Press, 2008), pp. 58-59.
  • Contemporary Black Biography Vol. 64, ed. by Sara Pendergast & Tom Pendergast (Detroit: Gale, 2008), p. 3.
  • Entry in The Oxford Companion to English Literature, 7th ed., ed. by Dinah Birch (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009).
  • Entry in Authors and Artists for Young Adults, vol. 80, ed. by Dana Ferguson (Detroit: Gale, 2009).
  • Clemens, Colleen, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Half of a Yellow Sun', Literary Encyclopedia, 13 November 2013.
  • Clemens, Colleen, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Purple Hibiscus', Literary Encyclopedia, 24 February 2014.
  • Clemens, Colleen, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The Thing around Your Neck', Literary Encyclopedia, 16 July 2014.
  • Dennihy, Melissa, 'Half of a Yellow Sun Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 2006', in Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Works, ed. by Geoff Hamilton & Brian Jones (New York: Facts on File, 2010), pp. 172-174.
  • Ekwe Ekwe, Herbert, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Literary Encyclopedia, 1 September 2005.
  • Ferreira-Meyers, Karen, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Americanah', Literary Encyclopedia, 1 November 2018.
  • Iyer, Nalini, ''Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi', in Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies, ed. Sangeeta Ray & Henry Schwarz (Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2016).
  • Kehinde, Jegede, 'Purple Hibiscus: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', in Selected Female African Novelists, Playwrights, and Poets, ed. by Olaniyi Olakanye Olaluwoye (Ondo, Nigeria: Olaluwoye, 2007).
  • Luebering, J.E., 'Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi', Encyclopedia Britannica Online, 19 July 2016.
  • Schatz, Kate, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Nigeria', in her Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History (Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2016).
  • Tunca, Daria, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (née en 1977)', in Guide des littératures d'Irlande et du Commonwealth des origines à nos jours, ed. by Jean Pouvelle & Jean-Pierre Demarche (Paris: Ellipses, 2008), pp. 287-290. In French. Includes a short biography of Adichie, a summary and a brief analysis of Purple Hibiscus. [ request an offprint ]
  • Tunca, Daria, 'Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi (1977 -   )', in Dictionary of African Biography (vol. 1: Abach-Brand), ed. by Henry Louis Gates Jr & Emmanuel K. Akyeampong (New York: Oxford University Press, 2011), pp. 94-95.
  • Tunca, Daria, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', in Dictionnaire universel des Créatrices, ed. by Mireille Calle-Gruber, Béatrice Didier & Antoinette Fouque (Paris: Les Editions des Femmes - Antoinette Fouque, 2013), pp. 47-48.
  • White, Laura, 'Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi (1977 -   )', in Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work, ed. by Geoff Hamilton & Brian Jones (New York: Facts on File, 2010), pp. 3-4.
Study Guides
  • A Study Guide for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'A Private Experience' (Michigan: Gale Cengage Learning, 2018).
  • Boulanger-Mashberg, Anica, The Thing around Your Neck, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Cheltenham VIC: Insight, 2014).
  • Elkin, Susan, Purple Hibiscus: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Philip Allan Literature Guide for GCSE (Deddington: Philip Allan Updates, 2011), 94 pp.
  • Johns, Llewellyn, Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Notes (Melbourne: CAE Book Groups, 2007), 17 pp.
  • Kellam, Glenn, The Thing around your Neck by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Cambridge Checkpoints VCE Text Guide (Port Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 2014).
  • Muscat, Daniela & Stephanie Xerri Agius, The Road to Freedom: A Study Guide to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus (New York & Bloomington: iUniverse, 2010), 91 pp.
Dissertations
  • Adedipe, Ademolawa Michael, 'Creating a New Multicultural Frame: The Cinematographic Suppression of Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 2018, 34 pp.
  • Abiona, Omolara F., 'Of Maps, Margins and Storylines: Sociologically Imagining Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing Around Your Neck and Americanah', Trinity College, Hartford, USA, 2016, 78 pp.
  • Adeyemo, Taiwo Christiana, 'Marital Subjectivity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Neshani Andrea's The Purple Violet of Oshaantu', BA thesis, Federal University Oye Ekiti, Nigeria, 2018, 89 pp.
  • Adler, Lauren C., '"If the Sun Refuses to Rise, We Will Make it Rise": Queer Migration in Half of a Yellow Sun (2006) and GraceLand (2004)', MA dissertation, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA, 2020, 44 pp.
  • Agyemang Jennisbell, Opoku, '"The Danger of a Single Story" in Chimamanda N. Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', MA dissertation, University of Padova, Italy, 2012-2013, 110 pp.
  • Aistleitner, Miriam, "Wo liegen Möglichkeiten und Grenzen eines Racial Turns in der deutschsprachigen literarischen Übersetzung? Aufgezeigt an Anette Grubes Übersetzung von Chimamanda Ngozi Adichies Roman Americanah', BA thesis, University of Vienna, Austria, 2015, 28 pp. In German.
  • Akpome, Aghogho, 'Narrating a New Nationalism: Exploring the Ideological and Stylistic Influence of Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the Savannah (1987) on Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun (2006)', MA thesis, University of Johannesburg, South Africa, 2012, 150 pp.
  • Alexander, Katie, 'Lived Experiences of Male and Female Hybridity within Chimamanda Adichie's Diaspora', Honors thesis, American University, Washington DC, USA, 2013, 49 pp.
  • Alves Teotonio, Rafaela Cristina, 'Por uma modernidade própria: o transcultural nas obras Hibisco Roxo, de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie e O sétimo juramento, de Paulina Chiziane', MA thesis, Paraíba State University, Campina Grande, Brazil, 2013, 121 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Arévalo Hidalgo, Jessica, 'Struggling in the Search for an Identity: The Interconnectedness between "Race" and Gender in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', BA thesis, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, 2015, 26 pp.
  • Armstrong Coffey, Meredith, 'Narrow Nationalisms and Third Generation Nigerian Fiction', PhD thesis, University of Texas, Austin, USA, 2016, 247 pp. Includes a chapter that partly deals with Americanah.
  • Astrick, Tifanny, 'Violence and the Changes of Nigerian Man's and Woman's Roles as Reflected in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, Andalas University, Indonesia, 2019.
  • Back, Jasmin, '"Hey, I'm African Just Like You": Migration and Identity Construction in Open City and Americanah', MA thesis, University of Leiden, The Netherlands, 2016, 59 pp.
  • Behrend Vaughn, Madison, '"The Grittiness of Being Human": Individualizing Sexual Expectations in Adichie's Novels', MA thesis, Utah State University, Logan, USA, 2019, 43 pp.
  • Bentayeb, Hanane & Meriem Ladjal, 'Immigration and Racial Identity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', MA thesis, University Mohamed Boudiaf, M'Sila, Algeria, 2018, 102 pp.
  • Biscaldi, Laura, '"Fierce consumers of life": Feminism in the Works of Chimamanda Adichie', MA thesis, University Ca'Foscari, Venice, Italy, 2017, 157 pp.
  • Bock, L.L.M. de, 'The Danger of a Single Story: Single Stories in a Racialized World and Counter Discourses in Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie's Americanah', BA thesis, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2017, 28 pp.
  • Bonvillain, Mary Margaret, 'Shifting Intersections: Fluidity of Gender and Race in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', MA thesis, Iowa State University, USA, 2016, 67 pp.
  • Brennan, Carol, 'Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi 1977-', Contemporary Black Biography, vol. 121, ed. Margaret Mazurkiewicz (Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, 2015), pp. 4-6.
  • Caetano Thibes, Luana, 'As mulheres de Chimamanda: representações de raça, etnia e gênero', State University of Santa Cruz, Ilhéus, Brazil, 2018. In Portuguese.
  • Campbell, Carly Anne, 'There Is No Other: Situational Identity in Adichie's "A Private Experience", BA thesis, Ohio University, Athens, USA, 2013, 59 pp.
  • Campos, Juliana Sant'Ana, 'O Sétimo Juramento de Paulina Chiziane e Hibisco Roxo de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: um olhar sobre a constituição das personagens', PhD thesis, University of São Paulo, Brazil, 2018, 241 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Cassano, Dora, 'The Biafra War: Cultural Memory in Two Novels of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Chinelo Okparanta', MA thesis, Dalarna University, Sweden, 2018, 59 pp.
  • Cassilhas, Fabrício Henrique Meneghelli, 'A interculturalidade em Half of a Yellow Sun, de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil, 2016, 126 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Cervenková, Adéla, 'Comparação da imagem da mulher na obra de Paulina Chiziane e Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Masaryk University, Czech Republic, 2019, 75 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Christino Celestino, Maria Eunice, 'O Perigo de Uma Historia Única/Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', BA thesis, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil, 2018, 52 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Coker, Oluwole, 'Post-Independence Engagement Paradigms in Selected Third-Generation Nigerian Novels', PhD thesis, University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 2012.
  • Conwell, Joan, 'Dismantling the Center from the Margins: Patriarchy and Transnational Literature by Women', MA thesis, East Carolina University, USA, 2011, 63 pp. Contains a discussion of Purple Hibiscus.
  • da Rocha Callegari, Lara, 'Identidades Plurais e em Trânsito no Romance Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Intersecções de Gênero e Raça'/'Plural and in Transit Identities in the Novel Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Intersectionalities of Gender and Race', MA thesis, University of Coimbra, Portugal, 2017, 136 pp. In Portuguese.
  • de Carvalho Maia Ventura, Priscilla, 'We Have Fallen Apart: o legado colonial em Purple Hibiscus de Chimamanda Adichie e Things Fall Apart de Chinua Achebe', MA thesis, Federal University of Juiz de Fora, Brazil, 2018, 130 pp. In Portuguese.
  • De Mey, Joke, 'The Intersection of History, Literature and Trauma in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, Ghent University, Belgium, 2011, 60 pp.
  • Delgado Ordás, Álvaro, 'Submission and Resistance: Archetypes of Contemporary Nigerian Women in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and The Thing Around Your Neck', BA thesis, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2015, 19 pp.
  • Diouf, Emilie Ndione, 'African Women Writing Trauma: The Representation of Psychological Trauma in African Women's Fiction', MA thesis, Michigan State University, 2010, 39 pp.
  • do Nascimento Araújo, Sanmanth, 'Construção da identidade feminina em Purple hibiscus, de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: teorias pós-coloniais e feminismo negro', MA thesis, Piauí State University, Brazil, 2019, 97 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Dortu, Victorine, 'To Restore the Dignity of Woman: Feminism in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, University of Liège, Belgium, 2017, 117 pp.
  • Eisenberg, Eve Judith, 'Descent or Dissent: Patriarchy and genre in Adichie and Achebe', MA thesis, State University of New York, 2008, 64 pp.
  • Embleton, Nadia, 'Re-imagining Nigerian Unity: Identity, Ethno-nationalism and the Depiction of the Nation in Nigerian Novels by Female Authors', SOAS, University of London, UK, 2017, 268 pp. Partly deals with Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Etz, Christina Elizabeth, 'Shortstories of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, University of Vienna, Austria, 2016, 90 pp.
  • Evans, Hannah, 'Against the "Single Story": Literary, Virtual, and Physical Space in the Work of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', BA thesis, College of Charleston, USA, 2015, 62 pp.
  • Ferguson Martin, Shauna, 'Redefining the Postcolonial Identity through the Deconstruction of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Novels', MA thesis, East Carolina University, 2015, 65 pp.
  • Filar, Petra, 'Between Cultures: Female Experience in Americanah by C.N. Adichie and The Inheritance of Loss by K. Desai', MA thesis, University of Zagreb, Croatia, 2021.
  • Filippaki, Argyro, 'Tropics of Trauma: Affective Representations in War Narratives, 1917-2006', PhD dissertation, University of Glasgow, UK, 2017. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Fischer, Paulina, 'The Wish for Stability: From Alienation to Femininity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', BA thesis, University of Halmstad, Sweden, 2016, 27 pp.
  • Flodqvist, Emma, 'Formation Within the Nation: Migration and Marginalization in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', BA thesis, Södertörn University, Sweden, 2018, 33 pp.
  • Floyd, Erica P., 'Domesticity and the Death of the "American Dream" in Post-Recession Fiction', MA thesis, Antioch University, Los Angeles, USA, 2019, 28 pp. Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Ford, Na'Imah Hanan, 'Theory of Yere-Wolo Coming-of-age Narratives in African Diaspora Literature', PhD thesis, University of Missouri-Columbia, 2007. Contains a discussion of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Foreman, Chelsea, 'Speaking With Our Spirits: A Character Analysis of Eugene Achike in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', University of Karlstad, Sweden, BA thesis, 16 pp.
  • Francis, Kela Nnarka, 'The African Masking Process: Re-Interpreting Mask and Mas' in Six Anglophone Texts', PhD thesis, Howard University, 2012, 197 pp. Contains a discussion of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Ghiroldi, Marta, 'The Afropolitan Experience in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Igiaba Scego: A Comparative Study', MA thesis, Ca'Foscari University, Venice, Italy, 2017, 103 pp.
  • Gibeault, Michelle Jude, 'The Anonymous Web in Adichie's Americanah', MA dissertation, University of Arkansas, 2019, 47 pp.
  • Goubali Talon, Odile, 'Littérature engagée : Une nouvelle perspective sur la guerre civile au Nigéria (1967-1970)', PhD thesis, University of Cergy Pontoise, France, 2018 , 293 pp.
  • Grilli, Fiorenza Germana, 'Blackness and the American Dream: Constructing Black Transnational Identity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah and Chris Abani's GraceLand', MA thesis, University of Padua, Italy, 2019, 147 pp.
  • Harris Satkunananthan, Anita, 'Liminal Dissonance and Doublings: The Fiction of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Helen Oyeyemi', PhD thesis, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 2012, 190 pp.
  • Heesbeen, Laura, 'Een literair gevecht tegen de norm: een analyse van de herpositionering van zwarte vrouwen dankzij Adichie's Americanah', BA thesis, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, 2016, 23 pp. In Dutch.
  • Hollertz, Julia, 'What Am I, What Are You?: A Pedagogical Analysis on How C.N. Adichie's Novel Americanah Comments on the Postcolonial Features; Alterity, Identity, and Racial Prejudice, and their Use in the EFL Classroom', BA thesis, Linnaeus University, Sweden, 2018, 27 pp.
  • Hova, Mevi, 'Redefining the African Diaspora: Migration, Identity, and Gender Narratives in Diasporic West African Women's Fiction', University of Nebraska, Lincoln, USA, 158 pp. Partly deals with Americanah and The Thing around Your Neck.
  • Idowu, Tobi, 'Afropolitanist Constructs in Selasi's Ghana Must Go & Adichie's Americanah', BA thesis, University of Ibadan,, Nigeria, 2018, 90 pp.
  • Ihenyen, Osemudiamen Benedict, 'Pragmatics Features of Nigerian English (A Case Study of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah)', BA thesis, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria, 2017, 59 pp.
  • Ike, Doris Ann, 'Character Formation in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Kaine Agary's Yellow-Yellow', thesis, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2015, 95 pp.
  • Imma, Z'etoile, 'Intimate Men/Intimate Spaces: (Re) Locating African Masculinities and the Politics of the Postcolony in African Feminist Fiction and Film', PhD thesis, University of Virginia, USA, 2012, 279 pp.
  • Ireoluwa, Adeola Oluwatoyin, 'Culture and Discrimination against Women in Buchi Emecheta's The Joys of Motherhood and Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', BA thesis, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, 2011, 80 pp.
  • Jadjea, Swatiba, 'Portrayal of Nigerian Women in the Selected Works of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', PhD thesis, Saurashtra University, India, 2019, 290 pp.
  • Janssen, S.N., 'Writing An Honest Novel About Race: An Analysis of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah, BA thesis, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2015.
  • Jeffery, Eriel, 'An Exploration of Africana Womanist Using The Joys of Motherhood, Women Are Different, and Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, Bowie State University, USA, 2013, 114 pp.
  • Jernigan Sinclair, Tara, 'Beyond their Control: The Disempowerment of Women in Middle Eastern and African Literature', MA thesis, East Carolina University, Greenvilla, USA, 2012, 85 pp. Contains a chapter on Purple Hibiscus (pp. 59-79).
  • Jha, Kirti, 'Fictional World of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: A Thematic Study of Selected Works', PhD thesis, Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur, India, 2016, 241 pp.
  • Jijakli, Doriane, 'Donner corps et trouver sa voix: L'intersectionnalité dans Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Catholic University of Louvain, 2018, 55 pp.
  • Kabwila Kapasula, Jessie Zondiwe, 'Transnational Feminist Agency in African and Afro-diasporic Fiction and Film', PhD thesis, State University of New York at Binghamton, 2010, 375 pp. On Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Tsitsi Dangarembga and Edwidge Danticat.
  • Khan, Sadia, 'Struggles of the Past and Present: the African American Woman in Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl and Chimamanda Adichie's Americanah', MA thesis, BRAC University, Bangladesh, 2019, 34 pp.
  • Khumalo, Sibongile, 'Under the Hibiscus: An Eco-critical Reading of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Postcolonial Novels', MA thesis, University of the Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa, 2019, 94 pp.
  • Kirlew, Shauna Morgan, '21st-Century Neo-Anticolonial Literature and the Struggle for a New Global Order', PhD thesis, Georgia State University, USA, 2012. Includes an analysis of Adichie's fiction.
  • Knoors, C.M.J.L., 'Making the Invisible Visible: The Presence and Opposition of the Racially Stereotyping Gaze in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2016, 33 pp.
  • Koskei, Margaret Chepkorir, 'Representation of Female African Immigrant Experience in the West: A Case Study of Chimamanda Adichie's Americanah', MA thesis, University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2014, 108 pp.
  • Krishnan, Madhu, 'Constructions of Self and Community in the Contemporary Nigerian-Biafran War Novel', PhD thesis, University of Nottingham, UK, 2012. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Kupfer da Silva Rodrigues, Gabriel, 'Por dentro da África: Muito além de uma história única', MA thesis, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2017, 88 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Langley, Olivia, 'Fictions of Belonging: "New Arrival Literature" and Contemporary Discourse on U.S. Immigration', BA thesis, University of Vermont, USA, 2017, 97 pp. Includes a chapter on Americanah.
  • Larsson, Charlotte, 'Surveillance and Rebellion: A Foucauldian Reading of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', BA thesis, Halmstad University, 2013, 23 pp.
  • Lercher, Silvia, 'The Deconstruction of the Single Story in Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, University of Innsbruck, Austria, 2015, 78 pp.
  • Lombardi, Bernard D., 'Foreseeing Identity in Blank Interstices: New-wave African Migration to the United States and a New Theory of Diaspora', MA thesis, City University of New York, USA, 2014, 92 pp. Contains a chapter entitled 'Understanding Different Generational Experiences for Black Immigrants in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah' (pp. 30-45).
  • Madueke, Sylvia Ijeoma, 'Translating and Publishing Nigerian Literature in France (1953-2017): A Study of Selected Writers', PhD thesis, University of Alberta, Canada, 2018, 292 pp. Partly deals with the work of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Mäkinen, Jetta, 'Through Their Eyes: Igbo Chi and the Loss of Feminine Power in Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart Buchi Emecheta's The Joys of Motherhood, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, University of Helsinki, 2017.
  • Massey, Alyson, 'Revealing Your Delusions: Perspectives on American Values in Contemporary African Fiction', Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA, MA thesis, 2016, 140 pp. Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Mbesherubusa Mittag, Danielle, '"Soft, Subtle Things That Lodge Themselves into the Soul": Representation of Consciousness in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing around Your Neck', BA thesis, Lund University, Sweden, 2018, 29 pp.
  • Mboya, Georgiads Kivai, 'The Female Voice and the Future of Gender Relationships in the Nigerian Nation in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, Kenyatta University, Kenya, 2010, 136 pp.
  • Megasari, Monica, 'Racism in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', MA thesis, University of Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia, 2018, 77 pp.
  • Mercer-Bourne, Laura Maegan, 'A Cycle of Control: Women's Identity Loss through Colonialism in the Caribbean and Africa', MA thesis, East Carolina University, USA, 2013. Includes an analysis of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Misra, Jahnavi, 'Re-visioning the Ethics of Care: Femininity, Cosmopolitanism and Contemporary Women's Writings', PhD thesis, Durham University, United Kingdom, 2012, 312 pp. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Modica, Cassandra, 'Adichie's "United League of the Oppressed": Du Bois and Double-Consciousness in Conversation with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', PhD Thesis, Villanova University, Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, 2019.
  • Müller, Fernanda de Oliveira, 'O florescer das vozes na tradução de Purple Hibiscus, de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Univeristy of Brasília, Brazil, 2017, 105 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Museta, Clarine Mabuku, 'The Eloquent Woman: A Contemporary Feminine Rhetorical Analysis of Selected Speeches by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, University of Namibia, Windhoek, 2017, 132 pp.
  • Mwetulundila, Rauna, 'Women and Subjugation: An Evaluation of Feminist Rhetoric in Selected Novels by Mary Karooro Okurut, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Unity Dow, Elieshi Lema and Kaleni Hiyalwa', PhD thesis, University of Namibia, Windhoek, 2019, 289 pp. Partly deals with Purple Hibiscus.
  • Mzali, Ines, 'Postcolonial Readings of Resistance and Negotiation in Selected Contemporary African Writing', PhD thesis, University of Montréal, Canada, 2011, 338 pp. Contains a chapter entitled 'Postcolonial Trauma: Negotiating Responsibility as Resistance in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Sefi Atta's Everything Good Will Come (pp. 233-304).
  • Nabutanyi, Edgar Fred, 'Representations of Troubled Childhoods in Selected Post-1990 African Fiction in English', PhD thesis, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, 2013, 272 pp. Contains a chapter entitled 'Ritualised Abuse in Purple Hibiscus' (pp. 135-147).
  • Nadaswaran, Shalini, 'Out of the Silence: Igbo Women Writers and Contemporary Nigeria', PhD thesis, University of New South Wales, Australia, 2013, 214 pp.
  • Nenevé, Ana Clarissa, 'In the Name of God: A Postcolonial Reading of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil, 2018, 121 pp.
  • Neupane, Surya Prasad, 'Construction of Community as the Cause of Communal Violence: A Study of Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2010, 81 pp.
  • Ngwira, Emmanuel Mzomera, 'Writing Marginality: History, Authorship and Gender in the Fiction of Zoe Wicomb and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', PhD thesis, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, 2013, 217 pp.
  • Nosalek, Kevin, 'Imagining the Homeland: Myth, Movement, and Migration in Three Novels by Women from the African Diaspora', MA thesis, East Carolina University, USA, 2015, 59 pp. Includes a chapter on Americanah (pp. 28-42).
  • Nwokeabia, Nmachika Nwakaego, 'The Poetics and Politics of 21st Century Nigerian Writing', PhD thesis, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, 2014, 180 pp. Includes a chapter entitled 'The Aesthetics of Freedom in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus (pp. 35-73).
  • Nwokocha, Sandra Chinyeaka, 'Feminism in Twenty-first-century Nigerian Novels by Women', PhD thesis, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2017. Includes a discussion of Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Nzegenuka, Ruth Neema, 'Representation of Violence on Women in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 2014, 76 pp.
  • Ofurum, Cordelia Chukwuemerelam, 'Female Empowerment and Consciousness Raising in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun, MA dissertation, Veritas University, Abuja, Nigeria, 2012, 51 pp.
  • Ojiambo, Jacqueline Kubasu, 'The Art of Narrative Embedding in Chimamanda Adichie's Fiction', MA thesis, University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2014, 95 pp.
  • Okpala, Adaora Susan, 'Redefining the African Woman in Contemporary African Literature: A Study of Adichie's Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sun, and Americanah, MA thesis, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, 2016, 188 pp.
  • Oliveira Pereira, Felipe, 'Traduzindo "Jumping Monkey Hill", de Chimmamanda Adichie para o Portugês do Brasil: Marcadores Culturais e Estílísticos', thesis, University of Brasília, Brazil, 2016, 74 pp.
  • Olorunfemi, Christy Aisha, 'An Examination of Women's Voices in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing around Your Neck', MA dissertation, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 2018, 140 pp.
  • Omowumi, Jide, 'A Stylistic Analysis of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing around Your Neck', BA thesis, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, 2011, 62 pp.
  • Onyango, Ouno Victor, 'Portrait of Displacement, Migration and Transculturalism in the Novels of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Maseno University, Kisumu, Kenya, 2018.
  • Oosterink, Julie, "'Arriving at Your Own Door": Transnational Identity Formation in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah, MA dissertation, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, USA, 2019, 102 pp.
  • Orabueze, Florence Onyebuchi, 'The Dispossessed in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun', PhD thesis, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2011, 289 pp.
  • Osunbade, Adeniyi, 'Explicatures and Implicatures of Conversations in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun, PhD thesis, University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 2010.
  • Ouaali, Ibtissam, 'The Aftermath of Trauma: Postmemory in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', BA thesis, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2015, 41 pp.
  • Ouma, Christopher Ernest Werimo, 'Journeying out of silenced familial spaces in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, 2007, 113 pp.
  • Ouma, Christopher Ernest Werimo, 'Childhood in Contemporary Nigerian Fiction', PhD thesis, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2011, 340 pp, passim. Contains various sections on Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Omowumi, Jide, 'A Stylistic Analysis of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing around Your Neck', BA dissertation, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, 2011, 62 pp.
  • Palapala, Joan Linda, 'There Is No Place for African Women: Gender Politics in the Writings of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', PhD thesis, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA, 182 pp.
  • Peters, Audrey, 'Pro Patria: Fatherhood and Fatherland in Chimamanda Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', MA thesis, East Tennessee State University, USA, 2010, 65 pp.
  • Phillips, Delores B., 'In Questionable Taste: Eating Culture, Cooking Culture in Anglophone Postcolonial Texts', PhD dissertation, University of Maryland, College Park, USA, 2009. Contains a chapter entitled 'The Excesses of this World: The Cookbook Form's Unwillingness to Report The News', which partly deals with Purple Hibiscus (pp. 137-152).
  • Potter, Kevin M., 'An Ethics of Belonging: Recognition, Representation, and Migrant Literature', MA dissertation, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2015, 100 pp. Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Plaias, Maria, '"The danger of a single story" in Chimamanda N. Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', MA thesis, University of Padua, Italy, 2012-2013, 110 pp.
  • Pugacheva, Darina, '"If They Don't Tell You, the Hair Will": Hair Narrative in Contemporary Women's Writing', PhD thesis, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA, 2019.
  • Raasu, Saara, 'The Denial of Neoliberalism: Genre in Contemporary American and World Anglophone Novels', PhD thesis, University of Oklahoma, Norma, USA, 2017.
  • Rackley, Lauren, 'Gender Performance, Trauma, and Orality in Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and Purple Hibiscus, MA thesis, University of Mississippi, USA, 2015, 69 pp.
  • Rehnus, Nadine, '"Vernetzte Lebenswelten" - Identität und Transkulturalität in der Literatur der Migration in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichies und Leila Aboulelas Short Fiction', MA thesis, Humbold University, Berlin, Germany, 2012, 101 pp.
  • Resende, Roberta Mara, 'Gênero e Nação na Ficção de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei, Brazil, 2013, 106 pp. In Portuguese.
  • Rodrigues de Melo, Ícaro Luiz, 'Transnational Identities: Migration, Misrepresentation, and Identity in Chimamanda N. Adichie's Americanah and Philippe Wamba's Kinship', MA thesis, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil, 2019, 111 pp.
  • Rönnhede, Gustav, '"Fragments held in a fragile clasp": The Struggle for Identity in Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', BA thesis, Lund University, Sweden, 2019, 29 pp.
  • Rosenqvist, Anna, 'Mimicry and Ambivalence: The Effects of Colonisation in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus', BA thesis, Umeå University, Sweden, 2014, 22 pp.
  • Salhi, Imane, 'Silence in Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Nguzi [sic] Adichie', MA thesis, 8 Mai 1945 University, Guelma, Algeria, 2018, 72 pp.
  • Sambrooke, Jerilyn, 'Our Fanatics: Figurations of Religious Fanaticism in Ian McEwan, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Marilynne Robinson', PhD dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, USA, 2017, 96 pp. Chapter 2 partly deals with Purple Hibiscus (pp. 41-65).
  • Sandanger, Kristine, 'Past Tense, Future Perfect? Explorations of Identities in Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun, and Zadie Smith's White Teeth', MA thesis, University of Stavanger, Norway, 2017, 111 pp.
  • Sandoval Vela, Isabela, 'Voces femeninas en la guerra: las narraciones de resistencia de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie y Warsan Shire', MA thesis, Pontifical Xavierian University, Bogotá, Colombia, 2019, 91 pp. In Spanish.
  • Santos, Flávia Kellyane Medeiros da Silva, ' Meio Sol Amarelo e a crítica ao pensamento eurocêntrico sobre a África: Biafra e a resistência Igbo', MA thesis, University Estadual da Paraíba, Brazil, 2017, 160 pp.
  • Schicho, Teresa Anna, '"I only became black when I came to America": Chimamanda Ngozi Adichies postkolonialer Roman Americanah und seine deutsche Übersetzung', MA dissertation, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Austria, 2019, 121 pp.
  • Scarsini, Valentina, 'Americanah or Various Observations About Gender, Sexuality and Migration: A Study of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, University Ca'Foscari, Venice, Italy, 2017, 156 pp.
  • Seiringer-Gaubinger, Christina, 'Interculturality in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', MA thesis, University of Vienna, Austria, 2015, 101 pp.
  • Sinclair, Tara Jernigan, 'Beyond Their Control: The Disempowerment of Women in Middle Eastern and African Literature', MA thesis, East Carolina University, USA, 2012, 84 pp. Chapter 4 focuses on Purple Hibiscus (pp. 59-76).
  • Smit, Willem Jacobus, 'Becoming the Third Generation: Negotiating Modern Selves in Nigerian Bildungsromane of the 21st Century', MA thesis, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, 2009, 128 pp. Contains a chapter entitled 'Negotiating Traditions, Gender and Silences in Purple Hibiscus' (pp. 28-57).
  • Sri Rahayu, Dewi, 'The Identity Problem Experienced by the Main Character in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', thesis, Jember University, Indonesia, 2016, 58 pp.
  • Staresina, Martina, 'Images of Minority Women in the Contemporary American Ethnic Literature', MA thesis, University of Zagreb, Croatia, 2019. Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Sullivan, Mecca J., 'Interstitial Voices: The Poetics of Difference in Afrodiasporic Women's Literature', PhD thesis, University of Pennsylvania, USA, 2012, 321 pp.
  • Takey, Prashant V., 'Displacement, Suffering, and Disillusionment: A Postcolonial and Psychoanalytical Study of the Select Biafran War Novels', PhD thesis, Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Maharashtra, India, 2018. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Tenshak, Juliet, 'Bearing Witness to an Era: Contemporary Nigerian Fiction and the Return to the Recent Past', University of Stirling, UK, 2017, 204 pp. Partly deals with Purple Hibiscus.
  • Tetteh-Batsa, Bridget, 'To "Own Yourself A Little More": Afropolitan Feminism in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', PhD thesis, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, USA, 2018, 153 pp.
  • Tigner, Julia Ann, '"Home is nowhere": Negotiating Identities in Colonized Worlds', MA thesis, University of Georgia, 2007, 50 pp. Contains a chapter entitled 'Tradition or Modernity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus' (pp. 27-48).
  • Tigner, Julia, 'A State of Perpetual Inbetweenness: Black Women Negotiating Liminal Spaces in Contemporary Literature', PhD thesis, Auburn University, USA, 2019.
  • Tlamková, Sabina, 'The Portrayal of Female Family Members in Selected Works by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, 2016, 77 pp.
  • Tomasin, Cristina, 'Women and Biafra: A Comparative, Literary Study of Women's Roles during the Nigerian Civil War (1967-1970)', BA thesis, Ca'Foscari University of Venice, Italy, 2018.
  • Tomasin, Jessica, 'The danger of a single story: Contemporary Nigeria and the new African diaspora in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing Around Your Neck', MA thesis, Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy, 2011-2012, 162 pp.
  • Toussaint, Marie, 'Le roman de la migritude et la question de l'identité féminine : étude comparée d'On Black Sisters' Street de Chika Unigwe, Americanah de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie et Des Fourmis dans la bouche de Khadi Hane', MA dissertation, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium, 2018, 147 pp. In French.
  • Tunca, Daria, 'Style beyond Borders: Language in Recent Nigerian Fiction', PhD thesis, University of Liège, Belgium, 2008, 332 pp. Contains a chapter on Purple Hibiscus and some of Adichie's short stories.
  • Umezurike, Gideon Uzoma, 'The Quest for Authenticity in Americanah and On Black Sisters' Street', BA thesis, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2015, 43 pp.
  • van Bever Donker, Vincent, 'Ethics and Recognition in Postcolonial Literature: Reading Amitav Ghosh, Caryl Phillips, Chimamanda Adichie and Kazuo Ishiguro', PhD thesis, University of Oxford, UK, 2012.
  • Van de Straat, Roos, 'Feminism and Identity Construction in the Works of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', BA thesis, Radboud University, The Netherlands, 43 pp.
  • van Gils, Martijn, 'In the Shadow of Biafra: The Construction of War Memory in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', BA thesis, Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 2016, 54 pp.
  • Vaughn, Madison Behrend, "'The Grittiness of Being Human' : Individualizing Sexual Expectations in Adichie's Novels", BA Honors thesis, Utah State University, Logan, USA, 30 pp.
  • Vaupotic, Nika, 'Black Identity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Novel Americanah', MA thesis, University of Maribor, Slovenia 2018, 66 pp. In Slovenian.
  • Vogtsberger, Elizabeth Diane, 'Speaking Up, Speaking Out: The Revolutionary Potential of the Adolescent Girl in Postcolonial African Women's Literature', PhD thesis, Lehigh University, USA, 2010, 245 pp. Includes a chapter entitled 'The Power to "Tell": Speaking Desire, Autonomy, and Resistance in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus (pp. 113-166).
  • Vuletic, Snezana, 'From Colonial Disruption to Diasporic Entanglements: Narrations of Igbo Identities in the Novels of Chinua Achebe, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Chris Abani', University of Stockholm, Sweden, PhD thesis, 2018, 188 pp.
  • Wabara, Olaocha Nwadiuto, 'New Routes to the African Diaspora(s): Locating "Naija" Identities in Transnational Cultural Productions', PhD thesis, Michigan State University, USA, 2017, 263 pp. Partly deals with Americanah.
  • Wader, N.V., 'Gender Dynamics in the Select Novels of Chimamanda Adichie, Sefi Atta, and Chika Unigwe', PhD thesis, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, India, 2020.
  • Wahyuni, Sri, 'Femninist Messages: Women's Oppressing, Empowerment, and Identity as seen in Half of Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', MA thesis, Andalas University, Indonesia, 2019.
  • Wallace, Cynthia R., '"If We Could Learn to Learn from Pain": A Contemporary Literary Ethics of Women's Suffering and Self-Sacrifice', PhD thesis, Loyalo University, Chicago, USA, 2012, 475 pp. Contains a chapter entitled 'Silent (in the Face of) Suffering? Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Postcolonial Cultural Hermeneutics' (pp. 321-399), on Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Weingart, Rahel, 'From Postcolonial to Afropolitan. Ways of Belonging: Nation and Identity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Novels Half of a Yellow Sun, Purple Hibiscus and Americanah', University of Bern, Switzerland, 2018.
  • Wirngo Siver, Comfort, 'Self-Migration and Cultural Inbetweenness: A Study of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's The Thing Around Your Neck', MA thesis, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon, 84 pp.
  • Yohannes, Linda, 'A Postcolonial Look at African Literature: Case Study of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Works', MA thesis, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 2012, 75 pp.
  • Zohra, Benbedra Fatima, 'Afropolitanism and the (Re)definition of African Identity in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', Université Abdelhamid Ibn Badis, Mostaganem, Algeria, 2017-2018, 48 pp.
  • Zulfiqar Chaudhry, Sadia, 'African Women Writers and the Politics of Gender', PhD thesis, University of Glasgow, UK, 2013, 254 pp. Partly deals with Half of a Yellow Sun.
Profiles
  • Altman, Howard, 'Amanda's Voice', City Paper (Philadelphia), 10-17 June 1999.
  • Kalu, Uduma, 'Nigerian wins literature prize in the U.S', Guardian (Nigeria), 12 September 2003.
  • Habich, John, 'Young Nigerian's first novel blazes with insight of new and old religion', Star Tribune, 19 October 2003, p. E1.
  • Bolling, Deborah, 'Planting the Seeds', City Paper (Philadelphia), 6 November 2003.
  • Weeks, Jerome, 'Leaving may lead her home: First novel inspires writer to re-energize Nigerian literature', Dallas Morning News, 4 December 2003.
  • 'Sharing her Gift', Universe 4.1, January-February 2004, pp. 3, 9.
  • Roberts, Alison, 'When my father read my novel, he was absolutely was horrified!', Evening Standard, 30 April 2004.
  • Morris, Davina, 'Yinka Sunmonu finds in debut author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie a woman confident of her own ability', Voice, 9 May 2004.
  • Ogundare, Gbenga, 'Three Nigerian female writers become hot properties on the international literary circuit', News (Lagos), 14 May 2004.
  • Nwachukwu Mcphilips, 'G-15 hosts Chimamanda Adichie, triggers literary campaign', Vanguard, 8 August 2004.
  • Atojoko, Salif, 'Adichie's Passion: Writing, More Writing', Newswatch (Nigeria), 13 September 2004.
  • Schoettler, Carl, 'Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Adichie is a story in herself', Baltimore Sun, 4 October 2004.
  • Sniatecki, Ryan, 'Seeking to Write Universal Truths', Baltimore Chronicle, 9 October 2004.
  • Washburn, Lindy, 'The family resembled a homeland torn apart', Record (Bergen County, NJ), 12 December 2004, p. E1.
  • Diop, Coumba, 'Itineraire: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie a le mal du pays', Jeune Afrique L'intelligent 2294/2295 (26 December 4004), pp. 126-127. In French.
  • Garner, Clare, 'Profile of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', in the P.S. section to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Purple Hibiscus (London: Harper Perennial, 2005), pp. 2-5.
  • Braunstein, Emily, 'Out of Africa', Salient 4, 2005.
  • Fallon, Helen, 'Love in a Time of Terror: the Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Africa 70.5 (2005), pp. 18-19.
  • Sibree, Bron, 'Out of Africa: tyranny and innocence', Canberra Times, 5 February 2005, p. 11. A shorter version was previously published as 'Strictly speaking: living with tyranny', South China Morning Post, 2 January 2005, p. 9; an even shorter version was also published as 'The religious divide', Daily Telegraph (Australia), 5 February 2005, p. 78.
  • Harvey, Siobhan, 'Purple Hibiscus author lucky by name', Dominion Post, 19 February 2005.
  • O'Connor, Shaunagh, 'Write of Passage', Herald Sun (Australia), 19 February 2005, p. W29. A different version was also published as 'Another world', Courier Mail, 26 February 2005, p. M6.
  • Steger, Jason,, 'Glorious shock of distinction', Age, 25 February 2005, p. 5.
  • Gilchrist David, 'Forgotten lessons threaten future', New Zealand Herald, 2 March 2005.
  • Keenan, Catherine, 'Ethnic enough', Sydney Morning Herald, 2 April 2005, p. 12.
  • Case, Jo, 'A voice from Africa', Big Issue Australia, 7 April 2005.
  • Eze, James, 'My American fans want to visit Nsukka, Abba after reading Purple Hibiscus', Sunday Sun, 30 October 2005.
  • Jackson, A. Naomi, 'Let There Be Peace, Let There Be Life', Mosaic Literary Magazine 17 (2006), pp. 28-31, 49.
  • 'Author profile: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', World Literature Today 80.2 (March-April 2006), pp. 5-6.
  • Tunca, Daria, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie en Chika Unigwe: stemmen die aandacht verdienen', trans. from the English by Lode Demetter, Rekto:verso: Tweemaandelijks Tijdschrift voor Kunstkritiek 16 (March-April 2006), pp. 18-19. In Dutch.
  • Patterson, Christina, 'Fortunes of war and peace', Independent, 18 August 2006, p. 20-21.
  • 'Out of Africa', Irish Times, 26 August 2006.
  • Peel, Michael, 'Love in the time of war', Financial Times, 9 September 2006, p. 3. Also published in Businessday, 23 September 2006.
  • McGrath, Charles, 'A Nigerian Author Looking Unflinchingly at the Past', New York Times, 23 September 2006, pp. B7, 12. Also published as 'No life away from her books', Age, 8 October 2006.
  • Thompson, Bob, 'From Pages of Fiction, A Volume of Sad Truth', Washington Post, 27 September 2006, p. C1. Also published as 'Compassion for Nigeria burns in "Sun"', Contra Costa Times, 8 October 2006.
  • Habtezghi, Nazenet, 'Lit's It Girl', Essence 37.5 (September 2006), p. 112.
  • Wigod, Rebecca, 'Nigerian writer creates vivid tale of '60s Africa', Vancouver Sun, 19 October 2006, p. D9.
  • Walker, Susan, 'Revisiting the bloody trail of civil war', Toronto Star, 22 October 2006, p. C8.
  • Kimber, Charles, 'Interview: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Socialist Review, October 2006.
  • Bailey Nurse, Donna, 'Facing down horror', Ottawa Citizen, 5 November 2006, p. C3.
  • Yanofsky, Joel, 'A story she was destined to tell', Montreal Gazette, 18 November 2006, p. K3.
  • Brune, Adrian, 'A chronicle of war imagined through her novel, writer comes to terms with her nation's deepest conflict', Hartford Courant, 26 November 2006, p. G 3.
  • Weyler, Svante, 'Svante Weyler om Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Sydsvenskan, 22 December 2006. In Swedish.
  • Mwazemba, John, 'Chimamanda Ngozi: Salute a rising star', Standard (Kenya), 23 December 2006.
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'My love life', Daily Sun (Nigeria), 14 January 2007.
  • Njoku, Benjamin, 'Another laurel for Chimamanda, the queen of storytelling', Vanguard, 28 January 2007.
  • Gonzalez, Susan, 'In her novel, student tells human story of Biafran War', Yale Bulletin and Calendar 35.23 (30 March 2007).
  • 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Latest Novel Remembers Biafran History', Voice of America Press Releases and Documents, 25 April 2007.
  • Kleen, Björn af, 'Litterärt underbarn på Sverigebesök', Sydsvenskan, 29 May 2007. In Swedish.
  • Reynolds, Nigel, 'Blyton tales that led to literary triumph', Daily Telegraph, 7 June 2007, p. 7.
  • Richards, Huw, 'I have to be an optimist', Times Higher Education Supplement 1797, 8 June 2007, pp. 18-19.
  • Moss, Stephen, 'Madonna's not our saviour', Guardian, 8 June 2007, pp. 14-15. Also published in Deccan Herald (India), 16 June 2007.
  • Millard, Rosie, 'This is the Africa you don't hear about', Sunday Times, 10 June 2007, p. 5. Also published in Daily Sun (Nigeria), 20 June 2007.
  • Muhammad, Muhammad K., 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Daily Trust (Abuja), 10 June 2007.
  • Roy, Nilanjana S., 'Chimamanda Ngozi: Another Africa', Business Standard (New Delhi), 12 June 2007.
  • 'Un autre regard sur l'Afrique', Inrockuptibles 602, 12 June 2007, p. 9.
  • Arana, Marie, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Teller of Tales', Washington Post, 17 June 2007, p. BW11.
  • Nwachukwu, McPhilips, 'Chimamanda Adichie's war story re-draws the map of truth', Vanguard, 17 June 2007.
  • Oksenhorn, Stewart, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Toward a broader view of Africa', Aspen Times 23 June 2007.
  • Nwachukwu, McPhilips & Ovo Adagha, 'Like Achebe, like Adichie', Vanguard, 24 June 2007.
  • 'Chimamanda's Literary Garland', This Day, 4 July 2007.
  • 'Getting to know Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Kitu Kizuri 6 (July-September 2008), pp. 10-11.
  • Wilton, Caren, New Zealand Listener Vol 210 No 3507, 28 July - 3 August 2007.
  • Ghoshal, Somak, 'The African Writer and the Burden of History', Telegraph (India), 10 August 2007.
  • Eberhart, John Mark, 'Interview: Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie' , Kansas City Star, 8 September 2007.
  • Michael Janairo, 'Family is crucial to Adichie's writings', Times Union, 14 October 2007, p. J1.
  • 'Artist of the Year', Leadership, 2 January 2008.
  • Adeniji, Gbenga, 'Chimamanda clinches another laurel', Daily Sun, 6 April 2008.
  • Triantafyllou, Yannis, 'Γράφω για να μην ξεχάσουμε τη σφαγή της Μπιάφρας' ('Grafo gia na min xehasoume ti sfagi tis Biafras'; translation into English: 'I write so that we don't forget Biafra's massacre'), Eleftherotypia, 22 May 2008. In Greek.
  • Abanobi, Chika, 'Chimamanda reveals secret of her writing skill', Daily Sun, 21 September 2008.
  • Roylance Frank D., & Tyeesha Dixon, 'Genius in our midst', Baltimore Sun, 23 September 2008. On the three Marylanders who have won the 2008 MacArthur Foundation 'genius grant'.
  • De Nike, Lisa & Maria Blackburn, 'Celebrating MacArthur Honors', Arts & Science Magazine 6.1 (Fall 2008).
  • Kort, Michelle, 'Behind the words', Ms. Magazine 18.4 (Fall 2008), p. 68.
  • 'Changing the Paradigms of Literature', Excl International Magazine 33 (circa 2008), pp. 6-7.
  • 'La vincitrice del Nonino Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie racconta il suo romanzo', Il Tempo, 31 January 2009. In Italian.
  • Skidelsky, William, 'The interview: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Observer (Review), 5 April 2009, p. 7.
  • Sadler, Stephanie, 'Stories of "complicated affection"', Seven Magazine, 14 April 2009.
  • Guest, Kathy, 'A class of her own', Independent, 10 April 2009, p. 26. Published online as 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: How the acclaimed novelist is becoming a role-model and mentor', Independent, 9 April 2009. Also published as 'Giving voice to African women', Sun Daily (Malaysia), 15 April 2009, and as 'Continental Shift', Sydney Morning Herald, 2 May 2009, p. 8, and Brisbane Times, 4 May 2009.
  • Ingström, Pia, 'Krigets och kyrkans Nigeria', Hufvudstadsbladet (HBL), 16 April 2009. In Swedish.
  • Sawers, Claire, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: State of Grace', List 627, 16 April 2009.
  • Isaacson, Maureen, 'It's a big lie that all is fine and fair', Sunday Independent, 19 April 2009, p. 17.
  • Nikkanen, Hanna, 'Biafran aamu', Voima, April 2009. In Finnish.
  • 'Fearless storyteller', Australian, 2 May 2009, p. 1.
  • de Villiers, Melissa, 'Out Of Darkness', Times (Johannesburg), 9 May 2009.
  • Cosic, Miriam, 'Fresh Nigerian voice speaks of "horrible things"', Australian, 20 May 2009, p. 6.
  • 'Biafra remembered', West Australian, 26 May 2009, p. 6.
  • Mosse, Kate, 'Short, Sweet, With a Twist: Former Orange Prize-winner Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie revisits the wellspring of the bestselling Nigerian novels, the short story', Books Quarterly 32 (2009), pp. 72-75.
  • Nawotka, Ed, 'Nigerian author Adichie lets her writing do her talking', Dallas Morning News, 24 June 2009.
  • Barber, John, 'Chimamanda Adichie: a princess of the written word', Globe and Mail, 4 July 2009, p. R1.
  • Amoss, Marianne, 'Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Adichie negotiates the distance between Maryland and Africa', Urbanite Baltimore 61 (July 2009).
  • 'Chimamanda "Writes" For African Voices', This Day, 13 July 2009.
  • Agbro, Joe Jr, 'Marriage can be very dangerous to women', Nation, 19 July 2009.
  • Mukan, Hauwa R., 'Personality: Chimamanda Adichie', NEXT, 27 July 2009.
  • Shea, Renee H., 'A Slender Hope: A Profile of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Poets & Writers 37.4 (July-August 2009), pp. 42-47.
  • Chatterjee, Madhusree, 'My stories are about class and immigration', Indo-Asian News Service, 7 August 2009. Also published in Thaindian News, 7 August 2009.
  • Macaulay, Femi, 'Now that Chimamanda has a husband', Nation, 20 September 2009.
  • Franklin, Ruth, 'Things come together', New Republic, 240.17, 23 September 2009, pp. 52-55.
  • Parford, Lucy, 'Why Michelle's my first lady', Gloucestershire Echo, 14 October 2009, p. 10.
  • McCauley, Mary Carole, 'Author wrestles with expectation', Baltimore Sun, 25 October 2009.
  • Curtis, Stephen, 'Black Female Writers Continue Literary Legacy', Crisis 117.2 (1 April 2010), p. 13. On Elizabeth Alexander and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • Onyebukwa, Vivian, 'I write the way I feel - Chimamanda Adichie', Daily Sun, 10 June 2010.
  • Mutunga, Kamau, 'Africa's best literary flower', Daily Monitor, 12 September 2010.
  • Nawotka, Edward, 'Interview with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, author of The Thing Around Your Neck', American-Statesman, 9 October 2010.
  • Daniel, Smriti, 'Chimamanda: Tougher than she looks!', Sunday Times (Sri Lanka), 30 January 2011.
  • Umelo, Okechukwu, 'Stories matter: a glimpse into the world of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Courier 23 (May-June 2011), pp. 36-37. Published simultaneously in French as 'L'importance des histoires: aperçu de l'univers de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Courrier 23 (May-June 2011), pp. 36-37; in Spanish as 'La importancia de las historias: una mirada al mundo de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Correo 23 (May-June 2011), pp. 36-37; and in Portuguese as 'Assunto: visão rápida do mundo de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Correio 23 (May-June 2011), pp. 36-37.
  • Emelike, Obinna, 'The African story as told by Chimamanda Adichie', Business Day, 26 August 2011.
  • Bryce Young, Jessica, 'Things Fall Together', Orlando Weekly, 23 February 2012.
  • 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', L'Uomo Vogue 431 (May-June 2012).
  • Hanna, Julia, 'A Novel About Love, Hair, and Race', Radcliffe Magazine (1 August 2012).
  • Uzoatu, Uzor Maxim, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – Beautiful Inside and Outside', Premium Times, 11 September 2012.
  • Calkin, Jessamy, 'Love in the time of cornrows: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on her new novel', Telegraph, 6 April 2013.
  • Mesure, Susie, 'Chimamanda Adichie: "Dark-skinned girls are never the babes"', Independent, 14 April 2013.
  • Cohen, Claire, 'Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: women don't want simpering heroines', Telegraph, 16 April 2013.
  • Ramaswamy, Chitra, 'Chimamanda Ngozie [sic] Adichie on writing about race', Scotsman, 27 April 2013.
  • Kellogg, Carolyn, 'With Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie pokes fun at race', Los Angeles Times, 31 May 2013.
  • Medley, Mark, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Arrivals and departures', National Post, 31 May 2013.
  • Barber, John, 'New novel shows that Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gets the race thing', Globe and Mail, 9 June 2013.
  • Rogo, Paula, 'Chimamanda on authenticity, friendship and the online world', East African, 20 June 2013.
  • Allison, Simon, Daily Maverick, 21 June 2013.
  • Eze, James, 'Chimamanda Adichie: The Price of Genius', Premium Times, 2 September 2013.
  • 'The Artists', Foreign Policy (December 2013), pp. 121-122.
  • Sam-Duru, Prisca, 'Chimamanda Adichie, a Growing Literary Prodigy', Vanguard, 23 January 2014.
  • Brockes, Emma, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "Don't we all write about love? When men do it, it's a political comment. When women do it, it's just a love story", Guardian [online], 21 March 2014.
  • O'Connell, Alex, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "I am turning my niece into a little feminist. It's going well"', Times, 11 April 2014.
  • Hobson, Janell, 'Storyteller: A Nigerian-born novelist is becoming one of the most talked-about writers in the U.S.', Ms. Magazine (Summer 2014), pp. 26-29.
  • Graham, David A., 'American Blindness to the Racism All Around Us', Atlantic, 30 October 2014.
  • Küchler, Sigrun, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie bekeert mannen tot feministen', Verrekijkers 29 (December 2014), p. 21. In Dutch. Published online as 'Feminisme Volgens Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Verrekijkers, 23 December 2014.
  • Mataire, Lovemore Ranga, 'Ngozi Adichie a Master Storyteller', Herald (Zimbabwe), 29 December 2014.
  • Simon, Catherine, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, impériale', Le Monde, 5 February 2015. In French.
  • Kaprièlian, Nelly, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie : "L'amour est une question féministe"', Les Inrocks, 12 February 2015. In French.
  • Le Dem, Gildas, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, féministe africaine heureuse', Regards, 27 February 2015. In French.
  • Zacharie, Didier, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, le monde est sien', Le Soir, 4 March 2015, p. 36. In French.
  • Wagner, Erica, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: I wanted to claim my own name', Vogue, April 2015. [online version: 13 March 2015]
  • Wolfe, Alexandra, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on the World of African Literature', Wall Street Journal, 1 May 2015.
  • Marivat, Gladys, 'Le féminisme rayonnant de Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Le Monde, 22 February 2016. In French.
  • McCreevy, Nora, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Observer (Notre Dame, USA), 3 March 2016.
  • Reilly, Martha, 'Chimamanda Adichie delivers message of empowerment', Observer (Notre Dame, USA), 6 March 2016.
  • Pilling, David, 'Lunch with the FT: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Financial Times, 30 June 2016.
  • Yagoda, Maria, 'Feminist Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Breaks Down the Misogyny Dogging Hillary Clinton - Starting with "She Doesn't Smile"', People, 19 August 2016.
  • Kiene, Aimée C., 'Beyoncé's feminisme is niet mijn feminisme', Volkskrant, 7 October 2016. An English version was also published online as 'Beyoncé's feminism isn't my feminism'.
  • Kiene, Aimée C., 'The discussion about feminism has hardly even begun in Africa', Volkskrant, 11 October 2016.
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'Chimamanda: The artist as a social critic', Sun (Nigeria), 19 November 2016.
  • Economos, Nicole, 'Why Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the beauty ambassador we all need right now', Sydney Morning Herald, 25 November 2016.
  • Brockes, Emma, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: 'Can people please stop telling me feminism is hot?', Guardian, 4 March 2017.
  • Cerini, Marianna, 'How to raise a feminist', Hong Kong Tatler, 1 July 2017. Also published as 'A Singular Sensation', Singapore Tatler, 1 August 2017.
  • Falcoz, Julie, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, tête pensante du féminisme pop', Madame Figaro, 5 September 2017.
  • Scevola, Nicola, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', L'Officiel Italia, 16 October 2017.
  • Eggers, Dave, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', T Magazine (New York Times), October 22, 2017, p. M2156. Also published online as 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, a Humanist On and Off the Page', New York Times, 16 October 2017.
  • Lacey, Catherine, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Port Magazine 22 (April 2018).
  • Allardice, Lisa, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "This could be the beginning of a revolution"', Guardian, 28 April 2018.
  • MacFarquhar, Larissa, 'Writing Home', New Yorker, 4-11 June 2018. Published online under the title 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie comes to terms with global fame'.
  • Marin La Meslée, Valérie, 'A Lagos, avec Chimamanda', Le Point 2388 (7 June 2018), p. 105-110. In French.
  • Perrignon, Judith, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, des racines et des lettres', M Le magazine du Monde 358 (July 2018). In French.
  • 'Adichie's Endless Love for Home Fashion', This Day, 8 September 2018.
  • O'Connell, Alex, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "Donald Trump has made the conversations about race become unclear"', Times, 22 September 2018.
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'The last thing Achebe told me - Chimamanda Adichie', Sun News, 29 September 2018.
  • Carty Williams, Candice, 'The Powerful Words of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', i-D, The Earthwise Issue, no. 353, Fall 2018.
  • Calkin, Jessamy, 'Chimamanda on misogyny, the #MeToo fallout, and the ugly side of Trump's America', Telegraph Magazine, 27 October 2018.
  • Drell, Cady, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on What Makes Her Optimistic Right Now', Marie Claire, 13 March 2019.
  • Marks, Olivia, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "Women Do Not Need To Be Extraordinary To Be Admirable"', Vogue (UK), September 2019. [online version: 2 August 2019]
  • Ajibade, Tunji, 'As UN unmask the real Chimamanda Adichie', Punch, 13 December 2019.
  • Samuels, Tene, 'Chimamanda: Nigeria's most decorated personality?', Vanguard, 31 December 2019.
  • Mgbeahuru, Ransome, & Godwin Okondo, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: A decade of literature, politics and cultural activism', Guardian (Nigeria), 5 January 2020.
  • Allardice, Lisa, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "America under Trump felt like a personal loss"', Guardian, 14 November 2020.
News
  • Reynolds, Nigel, 'Young Nigerian writer eyes top fiction award', Daily Telegraph, 27 April 2004, p. 10.
  • Ezard, John, 'Debut novel from Nigeria storms Orange shortlist', Guardian, 27 April 2004, p. 9.
  • Wood, Molara, 'Chimamanda's Day at the Orange Prize', Guardian (Nigeria), 13 June 2004.
  • Alisi, Cindy, 'Adichie wins Commonwealth Writers Prize', Daily Sun (Nigeria), 5 April 2005.
  • Pauli, Michelle, 'Nigerian debut makes John Llewellyn Rhys shortlist', Guardian, 14 November 2005.
  • Wood, Molara, 'Launching Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun', Guardian (Nigeria), 27 August 2006.
  • Afolayan, Sunday, 'Chimamanda named for Books Critics Circle Award', Daily Sun (Nigeria), 30 January 2007.
  • Ezard, John, 'Nigerian war epic is frontrunner for Orange fiction prize', Guardian, 18 April 2007, p. 13.
  • MacNamara, William, 'Biafran war tale tipped for Orange Prize', Financial Times, 18 April 2007, p. 4.
  • Majendie, Paul, 'Nigeria's Adichie hot favourite for Orange prize', Reuters News, 5 June 2007.
  • 'Nigerian author is Orange winner', Metro, 6 June 2007.
  • 'Nigerian favourite to win Orange fiction prize', Agence France Presse, 6 June 2007.
  • 'Nigerian wins fiction prize for women', Agence France Presse, 6 June 2007.
  • Majendie, Paul, 'Nigerian author wins top women's fiction prize', Reuters Press, 6 June 2007.
  • Majendie, Paul, 'Nigeria's Adichie lands Orange prize', Scotsman, 6 June 2007.
  • Ezard, John, 'Testament to youth as war epic wins Orange prize', Guardian, 7 June 2007, p. 5. Previously published online as 'Nigerian war epic sweeps to Orange prize victory', Guardian, 6 June 2007.
  • 'Adichie Wins U.K. Book Prize', Washington Post, 7 June 2007, p. C3.
  • 'African wins Orange Broadband Prize', Vancouver Sun, 7 June 2007, p. D3.
  • 'Canadian, Nigerian authors win Orange prizes', Times Colonist (Canada), 7 June 2007, p. 45.
  • 'Nigerian novel wins Orange prize', Irish Times, 7 June 2007, p. 13.
  • 'Nigerian wins Orange prize', Irish Independent, 7 June 2007, p. 33.
  • 'Nigerian is the youngest winner of Orange Prize', Birmingham Post, 7 June 2007, p. 12.
  • Aspden, Peter, 'Orange prize goes to Nigerian', Financial Times, 7 June 2007, p. 2.
  • Dugan, Emily, 'Nigeria epic wins Orange prize for youngest writer', Independent, 7 June 2007, p. 7.
  • Ezard, John, 'Testament to youth as war epic wins Orange prize', Guardian, 7 June 2007, p. 11. Also published in Age, 8 June 2007.
  • Hoyle, Ben, 'Nigerian civil war epic wins the Orange prize for fiction', Times, 7 June 2007, p. 8.
  • Ohia, Paul, 'Adichie Wins Orange Prize', This Day, 7 June 2007.
  • Reynolds, Nigel, 'Nigerian author wins top literary prize', Telegraph, 7 June 2007.
  • Sexton, David, 'Yellow grabs the Orange as gifted Adichie wins for novel about Biafra', Evening Standard, 7 June 2007, p. 17.
  • 'Nigerian wins women's literary prize', Australian, 8 June 2007, p. 12.
  • 'Nigeriaanse wint Orange-fictieprijs', Trouw, 8 June 2007.
  • Wood, Molara, 'Chimamanda's Night of Glory', This Day (Lagos), 8 June 2007.
  • 'Nigerian epic a winner', Straits Times (Singapore), 9 June 2007, p. 118.
  • 'Adichie wins Orange for novel set in Biafran civil war', Edmonton Journal, 9 June 2007, p. 44.
  • Anderson, Hephzibah, 'Nigerian author wins literary prize for women', Philadelphia Inquirer, 9 June 2007, p. 25.
  • Pauli, Michelle, 'Adichie in running for second major award', Guardian, 27 June 2007.
  • 'Garlands for Achebe, Adichie' (Editorial), Daily Sun, 11 July 2007.
  • Nwachukwu, McPhilips & Emmanuel Augustino, 'From Fidelity Bank... A Purple Reception for Chimamanda Adichie', Vanguard, 16 July 2007.
  • 'Fidelity Bank Plc and Chimamanda hold Creative Writing Workshop', Vanguard, 26 July 2007.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie moves for more creativity in Nigeria', Businessday, 26 July 2007.
  • 'Binyavanga, Chimamanda for Fidelity Workshop', This Day, 27 July 2007.
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'Glamour As Fidelity draws famous writers to Nigeria', Daily Sun, 29 July 2007.
  • Jackson, A. Naomi, 'A Coup for African Letters', AFRican Magazine, date unknown (circa 2007).
  • 'Literary grandees lobby EU-Africa summit', Guardian, 6 December 2007.
  • 'Anambra honours budding novelist', Nigerian Tribune, 4 January 2008.
  • Lasisi, Akeem, 'If you don't want to write about sex, don't follow your character into the bedroom', Punch, 27 August 2008.
  • Cohen, Patricia, '25 Receive $500,000 "Genius" Fellowships', New York Times, 23 September 2008, p. 1.
  • Leiby, Richard, 'For Hopkins Astronomer and 24 Others, The Stars Align', Washington Post, 23 September 2008, p. C1.
  • Irvine, Lindesay, 'Adichie wins a $500,000 "genius grant"', Guardian, 24 September 2008.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie bags $500,000 "genius" fellowship', Vanguard, 5 October 2008.
  • 'Eastern Alumna Chimamanda Adichie Named 2008 MacArthur Fellow', NewsFlash [Eastern Connecticut University News], October 2008.
  • Brammeier, Lauren, 'Chimamanda Adichie awarded MacArthur Fellowship', World Literature Today 82.6 (November-December 2008), p. 6.
  • Lasisi, Akeem, 'With Nonino, Chimamanda adds another prize to her cap', Punch, 18 January 2009.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie tours US', Next, 12 July 2009.
  • 'Chimamanda launches third book', Next, 3 July 2009.
  • Adebisi, Yermi, 'Farafina, Silverbird Unveil The Thing Around Your Neck', Daily Independent, 6 July 2009.
  • Ajeluorou, Anote, 'Chimamanda's night of honour at Silverbird Galleria', Guardian (Lagos), 17 July 2009.
  • Oyegbami, Ireyimika, 'Standing up for Chimamanda', Next, 17 July 2009.
  • Akanda, Victor, 'All hail the queen of literature!', Nation, 19 July 2009.
  • 'Why we're organising creative writers workshop', Daily Sun, 2 August 2009.
  • Oyegbami, Ireyimika, 'Literary feast as Farafina workshop ends', NEXT, 30 September 2009.
  • Ajibade, Tunji, 'Chimamanda Reproduces Her Kind', Guardian (Nigeria), 4 October 2009.
  • 'Aidoo, Chimamanda, Three Others for Creative Writing Workshop', Vanguard, 12 May 2010.
  • 'Adichie to teach writing in Abuja', NEXT, 13 May 2010.
  • Medeme, Ovwe, 'Adichie, Aidoo, Others to Grace Creative Writing Workshop', Daily Independent, 19 May 2010.
  • '2face, Chimamanda Adichie up for ThisDay Awards', National Mirror, 6 March 2011.
  • Sams, Ngozi, 'Adichie reads in Yola', NEXT, 13 March 2011.
  • Ajiboye, Bunmi, 'An Afternoon with Adichie', NEXT, 26 March 2011.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie chosen as Radcliffe fellow', NEXT, 18 March 2011.
  • Shariatmadari, David, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: religious leaders must help end Nigeria violence', Guardian [online], 13 January 2012.
  • Kemp, Stuart, 'Thandie Newton, Chiwetel Ejiofor Land in Nigeria for Half of a Yellow Sun', Hollywood Reporter, 14 May 2012.
  • Opurum, Nkechi, 'Shooting begins for Half of a Yellow Sun', Daily Times (Nigeria), 15 May 2012.
  • Akpan, Aniete, 'Award-Winning Film Producer, Andrea, Others Shoot Half of A Yellow Sun in Calabar', Saturday Magazine (Guardian Nigeria), 21 July 2012.
  • Abimboye, Micheal, 'Chimamanda leads other writers to 2013 Literary Evening in Lagos', Premium Times, 16 August 2013.
  • Abodunrin, Akintayo, 'Hanging out with Chimamanda and Friends', Nigerian Tribune, 25 August 2013. About the Farafina 2013 Creative Writing Workshop.
  • Kellogg, Carolyn, 'Beyonce's song "Flawless" features writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Los Angeles Times, 13 December 2013.
  • 'Chimamanda's Half of a Yellow Sun to premiere in Nigeria', Nigerian Tribune, 3 July 2014.
  • Kroll, Justin, 'David Oyelowo to Star With Lupita Nyong'o in Americanah', Variety, 15 December 2014.
  • Child, Ben, 'Selma's David Oyelowo set to join Lupita Nyong'o in journey to Americanah', Guardian, 16 December 2014.
  • Flood, Alison, 'Baileys prize crowns Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie as its "best of the best"', Guardian, 2 November 2015.
  • McDonald, Soraya Nadia, 'Every 16-year-old in Sweden will receive a copy of We Should All Be Feminists', Washington Post, 6 December 2015.
  • Carlos, Marjon, 'African Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Delivers a Powerful Message on Dior's Front Row', Vogue, 30 September 2016.
  • Oppenheim, Maya, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie faces backlash for suggesting transgender women are not real women', Independent, 12 March 2017.
  • Kean, Danuta, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie clarifies transgender comments as backlash grows', Guardian, 13 March 2017.
  • Schaub, Michael, 'Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie angers transgender community', Los Angeles Times, 13 March 2017.
  • Begley, Sarah, 'New York City Wants Everyone to Read This Book', Time, 16 March 2017.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie wins French literary award', Guardian (Nigeria), 7 July 2017.
  • Ward, Maria, 'Ladies' Night: Inside the 2017 Glamour Women of the Year Awards', Vogue (US), 14 November 2017.
  • 'Adaptation of Short Story About Immigration, Culture, and Self-Discovery Comes to the Etcetera Theatre', Broadway World (UK), 11 December 2017.
  • Musumeci, Natalie, 'These are NYC's Favorite Books of 2017', New York Post, 21 December 2017.
  • O'Shea, Ronan J., 'Delta Air Lines Accused of Mistreating Nigerian Passengers by Acclaimed Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Independent, 29 December 2017.
  • Ogunsemore, John, 'Popular Journalist Blasts Chimamanda Adichie over Lagos Igbo Comment', Herald (Nigeria), 6 January 2018.
  • Flood, Alison, 'Interviewer Asks Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "Are There Bookshops in Nigeria?"', Guardian, 30 January 2018.
  • Alonge, Sede, 'Of Course We Have Bookshops in Nigeria. But They're For the Lucky Few', Guardian, 31 January 2018.
  • Bivan, Nathaniel, 'Chimamanda Adichie Ditches Farafina for Narrative Landscape', Daily Trust, 16 February 2018.
  • Akinosho, Toyin, 'We Didn't Poach Adichie from Farafina, Says Narrative Press', Guardian (Nigeria), 18 February 2018.
  • Jarema, Kerri, 'Black Panther' Stars Lupita Nyong'o and Danai Gurira Are Adapting Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah for TV', Bustle, 1 March 2018.
  • Mackelden, Amy, 'Lupita Nyong'o and Danai Gurira Will Adapt Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', Harper's Bazaar, 3 March 2018.
  • Luckett, Jeanne B., 'Eudora Welty Foundation', Eudora Welty Review 10 (Spring 2018), pp. 155-163. See section entitled 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Presented Second Annual Eudora Welty Lecture' (pp. 155-156).
  • Burini, Gladys, 'Chimamanda: A Writer Who Evades Core Social Issues Is A Waste of Time', Daily Nation, 23 March 2018.
  • Augoye, Jayne, 'How "Powerful Media Man" Sexually Assaulted Me - Chimamanda Adichie', Premium Times, 19 April 2018.
  • Taire, Morenike, 'Adichie and Hillary's Twitter: More Feminist Than Thou', Vanguard, 28 April 2018.
  • Flood, Alison, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Wins PEN Pinter Prize', Guardian, 12 June 2018.
  • Augoye, Jayne, 'Chimamanda Adichie Announces Return of Creative Writing Workshop', Premium Times, 26 September 2018.
  • Alakam, Japhet, 'Chimamanda Adichie's Creative Workshop Back With a New Name', Vanguard, 27 September 2018.
  • Fetto, Funmi, 'An Evening With Michelle Obama and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Vogue UK, 4 December 2018.
  • Moosa, Fatima, & Shaazia A. Ebrahim, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Ducks Questions on Transphobia', Daily Vox, 7 December 2018.
  • Augoye, Jayne, 'Chimamanda Adichie Concludes Creative Writing Workshop in Lagos', Premium Times, 11 December 2018.
  • De Beer, Diane, 'Rainbow Nation And Perfectionism Are Not Welcome at Author Adichie's Table', Business Day, 11 December 2018.
  • Myeni, Thabi, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Isn't Quite the Champion of Feminism You Think - Here's Why', Independent, 23 December 2018.
  • 'Americanah by Chimamanda Adichie is Hay Festival Book of the Month', Brecon & Radnor Express, 4 January 2019.
  • Dasgupta, Koral, 'War of Words Over Post-Colonial Space', Asian Age, 18 February 2018. Also published in Deccan Chronicle, 19 February 2019.
  • Brara, Noor, 'Activist, Author, and Now Jewelry Designer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Hosts a Cocktail Party With Foundrae', Vogue US, 14 March 2019.
  • Agbo, Njideka, 'Lupita Nyong'o Confirms Screen Adapation of Adichie's Americanah', Guardian (Nigeria), 20 March 2019.
  • Talitha, Riya, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Advises To Be a Nuisance, Both in Writing and in Activism', Ubyssey, 17 April 2019.
  • Sola, Aladesohun, 'Weighing Chimamanda Adichie and Her Feminism', Guardian (Nigeria), 9 June 2019.
  • Oke, Tolulope, 'Chimamanda Names Five "Promising Voices in Nigerian Fiction"', Vanguard, 22 July 2019.
  • 'Chimamanda only woman to make top 10 in 100 most influential Africans list', Vanguard, 6 October 2019.
  • Mott, Amanda, 'Acclaimed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to speak at Penn's 264th Commencement', Penn Today, 11 February 2020.
  • 'Half of A Yellow Sun: Plagiarism allegation against Chimamanda dismissed in new video', Vanguard, 9 June 2020.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie loses 88-year-old father', Guardian (Nigeria), 12 June 2020.
  • Nicolaou, Elena, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's First Work of Fiction Since Americanah Is Here', O: The Oprah Magazine, 26 October 2020.
  • Akinyoade, Akinwale, 'Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie Reveals How She Came About The Name "Chimamanda"', Guardian (Nigeria), 5 January 2021.
  • Flood, Alison, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to publish memoir about her father's death', Guardian, 11 February 2021.
Review of For Love of Biafra
  • Mueller, Stephen J., Review of Our Husband Has Gone Mad Again by Ola Rotimi and For Love of Biafra by Amanda N. Adichie, Voices: The Wisconsin Review of African Literatures 3, June 2000, pp. 116-119.
Review of Decisions
  • Egonu, I.T.K., 'Decisions', Okike 38 (1998), pp. 98-102.
Reviews of Purple Hibiscus
  • Kirkus Reviews 71.15, 1 August 2003, p. 973.
  • Publishers Weekly 250.33, 18 August 2003, p. 53.
  • San Francisco Chronicle, 21 September 2003, p. M2. Short review. A shorter version also appears in San Francisco Chronicle, 28 September 2003, p. M2, and San Francisco Chronicle, 14 December 2003, p. M2.
  • Lexington Herald-Leader (KY), 19 October 2003, p. E6.
  • Star Tribune, 19 October 2003.
  • Seventeen, November 2003.
  • MBR Bookwatch 13.11, November 2003.
  • MBR Bookwatch 14.4, April 2004, p. 3.
  • Telegraph (Calcutta), 4 June 2004.
  • African Business 303, November 2004, p. 64.
  • Daily Telegraph, 4 December 2004, p. 3. Very short review.
  • South China Morning Post, 20 March 2005, p. 5. Very short review.
  • LiteraturNachrichten 85 (Summer 2005), p. 43. In German.
  • Sunday Mail (Australia), 27 February 2005, p. 81. Short review.
  • Times, 28 January 2006, page turning reads p. 22. Very short review. [ online version: 26 January 2006 ]
  • Concord Monitor, 11 June 2006, p. D04.
  • Saffron Walden Reporter, 2 July 2008.
  • Abrahamsson, Örjan, Corren, 7 June 2010. In Swedish.
  • Ajayi, Jare, Daily Sun (Nigeria), 15 June 2005.
  • Anderson, Hephzibah, 'Beers and crazed love in the house that Jerry built', Observer, 21 March 2004, p. 17. Very short review.
  • Arnold, Sue, 'Foreign journeys', Guardian, 14 June 2008, p. 8. Very review of the audiobook version of Purple Hibscus.
  • Baker, Phil, Sunday Times, 27 March 2005, Culture p. 54. Very short review.
  • Beardsley, Nancy, 'Writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Explores Role of Religion in Nigeria', Voice of America, 13 December 2003. Transcript.
  • Broun, Bill, 'A Moveable Feast', Washington Post, 4 January 2004, p. BW08.
  • Brézault, Eloïse, Notre Librairie 157 (January-March 2005). In French.
  • Carroll, Steven, Age, 8 May 2004, p. 5. Very short review.
  • Chanda, Tirthankar, 'Les fleurs pourpres de la révolte', L'Humanité, 21 October 2004. In French.
  • Cohen, Ellen R., Library Journal 128.13, 15 August 2003, p. 127.
  • Connally, Molly, School Library Journal 49.12 (1 December 2003), p. 176.
  • Cooper, Lisa Pamela, 'Nigerian Novelist: Adichie's debut dazzles', Ubyssey Magazine, 1 October 2004.
  • de A. Oliveira, Leide Daiane & Naylane Araújo Matos, Cadernos de Tradução 38.3 (2018), pp. 477-486. In Portuguese. Review of the Portuguese translation of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Dawes, Kwame, World Literature Today 79.1 (January-April 2005), p. 84.
  • Dillon, Cathy, Irish Times, 19 March 2005, p. 13. Very short review.
  • Döring, Tobias, 'Masken, Mütter, Mythen', Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 29 March 2005, p. 34. In German.
  • Duguid, Lindsay, 'The getting of wisdom', Sunday Times, 29 February 2004, Culture p. 52.
  • Eriksson, Magnus, 'Gripande om kolonialismens konsekvenser', Svenska Dagbladet, 6 February 2005. In Swedish.
  • Eriksson, Therese, 'Blombladens hemligheter', Helsingborgs Dagblad, 28 May 2010. In Swedish.
  • Ezard, John, 'Six of the best', Guardian, 27 April 2004, p.9. Very short review.
  • Farrington, Susan, Sanford Herald, 23 October 2003.
  • Fels, Ludwig, 'Papa schlägt, mama blutet', Zeit, 11 May 2005. In German.
  • Gold, Lauren, 'New Nigerian novelist pays tribute to the past', Palm Beach Post, 26 October 2003, p. 7J. Also published in Kansas City Star, 23 November 2003, p. H9.
  • Gold, Lauren, 'Coming of age in Nigeria: Purple Hibiscus is a lyrical look at a nation of contrasts', San Diego Union-Tribune, 2 November 2003, Books p. 2.
  • Greene, Andrée, 'Homeland', Boston Review 32.2, March-April 2007.
  • Gopal, Reena, 'Escaping the clutches of a repressive and violent father', Sunday Independent (Ireland), 23 May 2004. Short review. Shorter versions were also published as 'The bubble bursts with the ending', Sentinel, 23 May 2004, p. 15, and in Birmingham Post, 22 May 2004, p. 53.
  • Gunnarsson, Björn, Göteborgs-Posten, 28 May 2010. In Swedish.
  • Habich, John, 'Early bloomer', Star Tribune, 19 October 2003, p. 1E.
  • Hamilton, Sheila, Evening Times (Glasgow), 28 February 2004, p. 12. Very short review.
  • Hansen, Jamie S., Voice of Youth Advocates, February 2004, p. 482.
  • Hardyment, Christina, Times, 12 July 2008, Books p. 15. Very short review of the audiobook version of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Hartl, John, New York Times, 23 November 2003, p. 24. Short review.
  • Hewett, Heather, 'Finding her Voice', Women's Review of Books 21.10/11 (July 2004), pp. 9-10.
  • Hoffert, Barbara, 'Weighing in with first fiction', Library Journal 129.5, 15 March 2004, p. 42.
  • Hogan, Cate, Christchurch Press, 23 October 2004, p. 25. Very short review.
  • Hickling, Alfred, Guardian, 26 February 2005, p. 31. Very short review.
  • Hope, Christopher, 'Love in a time of terror', Daily Telegraph, 6 March 2004, p. 9.
  • Hore, Rachel, 'Layers of narrative', Guardian, 1 May 2004, p. 29. Short review.
  • Hrastnik, Nataša, 'Vijolični hibiskus', Delo, 7 December 2005. In Slovenian.
  • Isaacs, Kathleen, 'Purple Hibiscus: A Novel', School Library Journal 51.3 (2005), p. 69.
  • Ismail, Aquila, 'Defining Convictions', Newsline, December 2005.
  • Jones, Trevelyn E., School Library Journal (1 December 2003), p. 176.
  • Khan, Mas, 'No Hope in Nigeria', Fortnight 432 (January 2005), p. 21.
  • Kaplan, Erin Aubrey, 'Cry, Freedom', LA Weekly, 28 May - 3 June 2004.
  • Kessel, Anna, Africa Policy Journal 1 (Spring 2006), pp. 116-118.
  • Levisalles, Natalie, 'Notre père qui êtes odieux: Débuts de la Nigériane Chimamanda N. Adichie', Libération, 23 September 2004. In French.
  • Lewitschnik, Liv, 'When Freedom Flowers', Socialist Review, July 2004.
  • Lorca, Alexie, 'La violence tyrannique d'un père', Lire, November 2004. In French.
  • Lyons, Gráinne, 'Waiting for Freedom to Flower', LIP Magazine 5, March 2005.
  • Madzimbamuto, Farai D., 'Purple Hibiscus: A tale Zimbabweans can relate to', Zimbabwean, 15 April 2005.
  • Mantel, Hilary, 'I have washed my feet out of it', London Review of Books 26.20, 21 October 2004, pp. 21-24.
  • Mcgirr, Michael, Sydney Morning Herald, 8 May 2004, p. 13. Very short review.
  • Minton Quigley, Jenny, 'The heart of a girl, the heart of Nigeria', Hartford Courant, 16 November 2003, p. G.3.
  • Neill, Dan, 'Soap Flakes', Observer (Review), 6 March 2005, p. 18. Very short review.
  • Newnham, David, Nursing Standard 24.15, 16 December 2009, p. 29.
  • Ní Dhuibhne, Éilís, 'A rare flower', Irish Times, 5 June 2004, p. 12.
  • Nwakanma, Obi, 'Chimamanda Adichie: A clear voice out of the deluge', Vanguard, 28 March 2004.
  • Oboe, Annalisa, Il Tolomeo: Le Nuove Letterature inediti articoli recensioni 9 (2005), pp. 46-47. In Italian.
  • O'Regan, Nadine, 'Tale of Nigerian family life fails to ignite', Sunday Business Post, 15 February 2004.
  • Pearlman, Mickey, 'Purple Hibiscus: a vibrant debut', Star Tribune (Minneapolis), 18 October 2003.
  • Power, Chris, Times, 19 February 2005, Weekend Review p. 14. Very short review.
  • Ramesh, Kala Krishnan, Hindu, 2 August 2005, p. 3. Very short review.
  • Redford, Rachel, 'Violence and silence', Observer, 8 June 2008, p. 26. Very short review of the audiobook version of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Roberts, Alison, Evening Standard, 30 April 2004, p. 22.
  • Roberts, Michele, 'Home truths', New Statesman, 29 March 2004, p. 54.
  • Robinson, Karen, 'Worlds old and new', Sunday Times, 29 June 2008, Culture p. 48. Very short review of the audiobook version of Purple Hibiscus.
  • Roy, Sandip, 'Wriggling in the grips of father, god and country', San Francisco Chronicle, 14 September 2003.
  • Rudd, Alyson, Times, 24 December 2005, Books p. 98. Short review.
  • Rudd, Alyson, Times, 4 February 2006, Books p. 11. Followed by reader responses.
  • Schottenius, Maria, DN, 29 May 2010. In Swedish.
  • Schroeder, Heather Lee, Capital Times, 21 November 2003, p. A11.
  • Sidime, Aissatou, 'Tale of change goes beyond personal level', San Antonio Express-News, 23 November 2003, books page 6J.
  • Tepper, Anderson, Time Out New York 420, 16-23 October 2003.
  • Theiss, Nola, Kliatt, 1 January 2005.
  • Thomson, Margie, New Zealand Herald, 22 April 2004.
  • Tsiko, Sifelani, 'Adichie Brings to Fore Contemporary Struggles', Herald (Harare), 9 December 2006.
  • Tunca, Daria, Wasafiri 45 (Summer 2005), pp. 81-83.
  • Uwaezuoke, Okechukwu, ThisDay (Nigeria), 6 December 2005.
  • Venable, Malcolm, Black Issues Book Review 5.5, September-October 2003, pp. 62-63.
  • Villanueva Siasoco, Ricco, 'Voice-over: The best new novels by young women are reaching beyond "sassy" urban fiction', Boston Phoenix, 19-25 September 2003.
  • Walter, Natasha, Vogue, March 2004 [tentative].
  • Washburn, Lindy, 'Out of Africa, a coming-of-age story', Record (Bergen County, NJ), 31 October 2004, p. E3.
  • Weate, Jeremy, 'A Lesson in Love', This Day, 2 June 2004.
  • Werimo, Christopher, 'Novel voice from a vast literary landscape', Sunday Nation (Kenya), 10 July 2005, Lifestyle Magazine p. 12.
  • White, Akilah I., 'All this and poetry too', Bookmarks (May-June 2008), p. 10. Very short review.
  • Wilkinson, Joanne, Booklist 100.2, 15 September 2003, p. 208.
  • Williams, Emyr, Daily Post (Liverpool), 21 May 2004, p. 8. Short review.
  • Williams, Ranti, 'An Igbo Patriarch', Times Literary Supplement 5271, 23 May 2004, p. 23. Also published in French as 'Adolescence en pays ibo: Un tyran épris de liberté', Courier International 705, 6 May 2004.
  • Wirtén, Per, Syndsvenskan, 28 May 2010. In Swedish.
  • Note: Reviews of Purple Hibiscus were also published in the Boston Globe, the Daily Mail, the Glasgow Herald, the Herald Sunday (Portsmouth, NH), the San Antonio Express-News, Bust and INK Magazine. Any additional details are welcome.
Reviews of Half of a Yellow Sun [book]
  • Publishers Weekly 253.26, 26 June 2006, pp. 26-27.
  • Library Journal Reviews, 1 September 2006.
  • 'Biafran Story', South China Morning Post, 10 September 2006.
  • 'A lingering tale of lives torn apart by war', Sun Herald, 24 September 2006.
  • African Business 324, October 2006, p. 65.
  • Arizona Republic, 8 October 2006.
  • Main Report, 9 October 2006. Very short review.
  • 'Novel details stuggle for Biafran independence', Pittsburgh Tribune Review, 15 October 2006.
  • New Yorker 82.33, 16 October 2006, p. 183. Short review.
  • Brisbane News, 18 October 2006, p. 29. Short review.
  • 'Imagined truths of a troubled landscape', Weekend Australian, 21 October 2006.
  • Bookmarks (November-December 2006), p. 37. Very short review.
  • South China Morning Post, 25 February 2007, p. 7. Very short review.
  • South East Advertiser, 20 June 2007, p. 62. Very short review.
  • 'Lost in Africa', Mint (Delhi/Mumbai), 14 July 2007, p. 18. Very short review.
  • Gold Coast Bulletin, 21 July 2007, p. 19. Very short review.
  • Summit Magazine (Cameroon), August-October 2007.
  • Point (The Gambia), 11 April 2008.
  • The Western Mail, 6 September 2008, p. 27. Very short review.
  • Cand, 10 August 2009. In Vietnamese.
  • Abbas Fatin, Nation 283.10, 2 October 2006, p. 34.
  • Abbott, Diane, Observer, 25 November 2007, p. 24. Very short review.
  • Aitken, Lee, People 66.12, 18 September 2006, p. 56.
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'Echoes of Death', Daily Sun (Nigeria), 31 December 2006.
  • Anderson, Hephzibah, 'Winning tales to make you look back in wonder', Daily Mail, 28 December 2007, p. 76. Very short review.
  • Anionwu, Elizabeth, Nursing Standard 22.14-16 (12 December 2007), p. 29
  • Bailey Nurse, Donna, 'Adichie's second winner', Toronto Star, 3 December 2006, p. D6.
  • Banerji, Ranjona, 'Nigeria's silent war', DNA Sunday, 23 September 2007.
  • Barnacle, Hugo, 'War in their worlds', Sunday Times, 27 August 2006, Culture p.47.
  • Behe, Regis, 'Novel details stuggle for Biafran independence', Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, 15 October 2006.
  • Birne, Eleanor, 'Raised Eyebrows', London Review of Books 28.19, 5 October 2006, pp. 23-24.
  • Blythe, Will, Elle Magazine, October 2006.
  • Byram, Lesley, 'Journey into the abyss of people's suffering during war', Cape Times, 22 December 2006.
  • Brennan, Mary, 'Half of a Yellow Sun: The sweeping story of a nation erased', Seattle Times, 22 September 2006.
  • Cameron, Matt, 'Adichie's gripping portrait of Nigerian war', Free-lance Star, 16 November 2006.
  • Campbell, Nich, 'Civil war the backdrop to grim, stunning novel', Nelson Mail, 10 October 2007, p. 27.
  • Carter Roiphe, Emily, 'Three Takes on a Nightmare', Star Tribune (Minneapolis), 22 September 2006, p. 13F.
  • Changnon, Greg, 'Personal pain, growth reflect African warfare', Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 22 October 2006, p. K5.
  • Cheuse, Alan, 'Bright voice echoes from half-world away', Dallas Morning News, 1 October 2006. Also published in World Literature Today 81.1 (January-February 2007), p. 7.
  • Clark, Lucy, Sunday Telegraph, 22 October 2006, p. 103. Very short review.
  • Deandrea, Pietro, L'indice dei libri del mese 25.12 (2008), p. 16. In Italian.
  • de Heus, Hanna, 'Toen ik mijn hele familie verloor', Trouw, 11 November 2006.
  • Dunmore, Helen, 'The consolations of civil war', Times, 26 August 2006.
  • Ellwood, Carlene, 'Tragedy in Africa', Sunday Tasmanian, 5 November 2006, p. A9.
  • Falconer, Delia, 'Uncivil legacy of a colonial past', Australian, 30 June 2007, p. 13.
  • Fitzgerald, Mary, 'War stories', Observer (Review), 11 February 2007, p. 26. Very short review.
  • Fitzgerald, Lee, 'Novel of Nigeria's Civil War', Roanoke Times & World News, 8 April 2007, p. 6.
  • Freeman, John, Star-Ledger, 3 September 2006, p. 6. Short review.
  • Freeman, John, Las Vegas Weekly, 7-13 September 2006.
  • Green, John, 'Top fare from a Nigerian gem', Morning Star, 20 August 2006.
  • Greene, Andrée, 'Homeland', Boston Review 32.2, March-April 2007.
  • Gurnah, Abdulrazak, 'Post-nation depression', Financial Times, 14 April 2007, p. 26. [web version: 13 April 2007]
  • Hallsworth, Caroline, Library Journal 131.14, 1 September 2006, p. 132.
  • Halberg, Jonny, 'Biafra som romankunst', Ny Tid, 21 December 2007. In Norwegian.
  • Haq, Amber, 'Rising Up From the Ashes: A dazzling novel finds humanity in the Biafran war', Newsweek, 23 October 2006.
  • Harding, John, Daily Mail, 18 August 2006. Short review.
  • Hardyment, Christina, Times, 14 July 2007, Books p. 14. Review of the audiobook.
  • Hewett, Heather, 'Orphans of the storm in Nigeria', Newsday, 19 November 2006, p. C.34.
  • Hicks, Heather, 'African novel both personal and political', Aspen Times, 30 December 2006.
  • Hoffert, Barbara, Library Journal, 1 May 2006.
  • Hughes, Juliette, 'Paying a high price for survival', Age, 4 November 2006, p. 31.
  • Hương, Vũ Quỳnh, 'Nửa mặt trời vàng - sứ mệnh của một tác phẩm kinh điển', Lao động, 22 August 2009. In Vietnamese.
  • Irwin, Demetria, 'Love and betrayal in war-torn Africa', New York Amsterdam News 98.46, 8 November 2007, p. 24.
  • Jacobs, Susan, 'Yellow Sun, Orange Prize', New Zealand Herald, 1 July 2007.
  • Jaggi, Maya, 'The Master and his houseboy', Guardian, 19 August 2006, p. 14. Also published as 'Casualties of war', Mail and Guardian (Johannesburg), 13 October 2006.
  • Jayalakshmi, K., 'In the showing', Deccan Herald, 5 August 2007.
  • Jensen, Sigmund, 'Lojalitet og svik', Afternbladet, 13 November 2007. In Norwegian.
  • John, Marie Elena, Black Issues Book Review 9.1 (January-February 2007), pp. 40-41.
  • Kaiza, David, 'Cosy sleep-in with the Biafra war', East African, 21 March 2009.
  • Kellaway, Kate, 'It's off to war she goes', Observer, 13 August 2006, p. 22.
  • Kidd, James, 'Half of a Yellow Sun audiobook does gentle justice to the 2006 novel', Post Magazine (South China Morning Post), 14 October 2017.
  • Klausner, Harriet, MBR Bookwatch 5.11, November 2006.
  • Koning, Christina, Times, 24 February 2007, Books p. 14. Short review.
  • Lee-Potter, Emma, Daily Express, 22 June 2007, p. 50. Very short review.
  • Lewis, Trevor, Sunday Times, 11 March 2007, Culture p. 57. Very short review.
  • Mann, Gregory, Annales: Histoire, Sciences sociales 65.2 (April 2010), pp. 547-549. In French.
  • Marshall, John, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 29 September 2006, p. D1. Very short review.
  • Maslin, Jane, 'The Complex Business of Living While Ware Rages in Nigeria', New York Times, 21 September 2006, p. E6. Also published in International Herald Tribune, 25 September 2006, p. 4.
  • Maury, Pierre, 'Le Biafra en guerre', Soir, 5 December 2008, p. 39. In French.
  • Moore, Lisa, '... and all of a brilliant novel', Globe and Mail, 21 October 2006, p. D7.
  • Moore, Lisa, Globe and Mail, 25 November 2006, p. D3. Very short review.
  • Moyo, Sigcino, 'Awesome Adichie', Now Magazine 26.7, 19-25 October 2006.
  • Murphy, Siobhan, Metro, 22 August 2006.
  • Mwazemba, John, 'Nigeria: Chimamanda Weaves History into New Novel', East African Standard (Nairobi), 15 April 2007.
  • Narain, Stephen, 'Things (Still) Fall Apart', Harvard Book Review 8.2, Fall 2006.
  • Nixon, Rob, 'A Biafran Story', New York Times, 1 October 2006, p. 9.
  • Nwakanma, Obi, Vanguard, 15 April 2007.
  • Nyairo, Joyce W., 'A nation's memory', Times Literary Supplement 5392, 4 August 2006, p. 21.
  • Okeke, Remy, Sunday Sun (Nigeria), 2 September 2007, pp. 44-45.
  • O'Doherty, Niamh & Kenny Padraig, Sunday Tribune, 17 June 2007. Extremely short review.
  • O'okwemba, Khainga, 'Chimamanda Adichie's Visit to Negritude Shrine', Nairobi Star, 30 June 2011.
  • Orchard, Shelley, 'Biafra out of shadows', Advertiser, 4 August 2007, p. W10.
  • O'Sullivan, James, 'Glimpse of Africa's Tragedies', Taranaki Daily News, 27 January 2007, p. 21.
  • Parbeen, Muneera, 'A complete story about the struggle called life', Daily Star (Bangladesh), 10 May 2008.
  • Patterson, Christina, Independent, 9 February 2007, p. 27. Very short review.
  • Peters, Jay, 'From Africa, with Love', Tri-City News, 22 November 2011. Very short review.
  • Pradelle, Hugo, La Quinzaine littéraire 980 (2008), p. 12.
  • Preston, Edwina, 'Infidelity in a time of war', Sydney Morning Herald, 23 September 2006, p. 35.
  • Redmond, Lucille, Evening Herald, 4 August 2007. Short review.
  • Robinson, Karen, Sunday Times, 5 August 2007, Culture p. 47. Very short review of the audiobook.
  • Rubin, Martin, 'The birth and death of an African nation', San Francisco Chronicle, 5 September 2006.
  • Rubin, Merle, 'Nigeria civil war seen from sharpened angles', Los Angeles Times, 12 September 2006, p. E10. Also published as 'Bringing Insight To Rivalry, War and Strife', Hartford Courant, 17 September 2006.
  • Saran, Mitali, 'Slice of Biafra', Outlook India, 25 February 2008.
  • Schwartz, Nils, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie/En halv gul sol', Kväls Posten Expressen, 24 May 2007. In Swedish.
  • Seaman, Donna, Booklist 102.22, 1 August 2006, p. 39.
  • Serugo, Moses, 'Ngozi's half of a yellow sun', Sunday Monitor: Sunday Life, 16-22 September 2007.
  • Sidime, Aissatou, 'Powerful novel tackles Nigeria's bleakest days', San Antonio Express-News, 24 December 2006, Books Page 11J. Also published as 'Twin sisters caught in a vicious civil war', Miami Herald, 9 January 2007.
  • Someshwar, Manreet Sodhi, 'Biafran History', South China Morning Post, 10 September 2006, p. 5.
  • Sonal, Shruti, 'Africa in Half of a Yellow Sun: Moving Beyond Western Perspectives', Economic & Political Weekly 54.29, 20 July 2019.
  • Sooke, Alastair, 'Vandals at the gate', Daily Telegraph, 3 September 2006, p. 10. Also published as 'Young writer endowed with gift of ancient storytellers', National Post, 23 September 2006, p. WP8; and 'A lingering tale of lives torn apart by war', Sun Herald, 24 September 2006, p. 60.
  • Stacey, Daniel, 'Imagined truths of a troubled landscape', Australian, 21 October 2006, p. 10.
  • Stack, Richard, 'Things fall into place', New Haven Independent, 9 October 2006.
  • Susskind, Anne, 'A bloody African secession is laid bare, warts and all', Bulletin 124.44 (25 October 2006).
  • Tay, J.H.C., 'Compelling tale of war', Malaysia Star, 16 June 2007.
  • Taylor, Ihsan, New York Times, 9 September 2007, p. 34. Very short review.
  • Thayil, Sheba, 'Tragic Drama', Hindu, 2 September 2007, p. 5.
  • Thompson, Heather, Telegraph, 18 February 2007, p. 30. Short review.
  • Thompson, Stephen, 'An Africa of masters and servants', Scotland on Sunday, 6 August 2006.
  • Tierney, Martin, Herald, 10 March 2007, p. 12. Very short review.
  • Troberg Djuve, Maya, 'Nigeria i krig og kjærlighet', Dagbladet, 26 November 2007. In Norwegian.
  • Turakhia, Vikas, Plain Dealer, 5 September 2007, p. F3. Very short review.
  • Van Rossum, Walter, Die Zeit 62.23 (2007), p. 65.
  • Vanzanten Gallagher, Susan, "Remember Biafra?", Books & Culture 14.1 (January-February 2008), p. 29.
  • Virag, Karen, 'Biafra's brief day in the Yellow Sun', Edmonton Journal, 22 October 2006, p. E11.
  • Vivan, Itala, 'Ngozi Adichie, la fine di un sogno chiamato Biafra', L'Unità, 21 January 2009. In Italian.
  • Wall, Stephen et al., Australian, 11 October 2006.
  • Waters, Juliet, 'Nigerian darkness and light', Montreal Mirror, 16 November 2006.
  • White, E. Frances, 'While the World Watched', Women's Review of Books 24.3 (May-June 2007), pp. 10-11.
  • Whitney, Susan, 'Biafra war saga is well-told', Deseret Morning News, 8 October 2006, p. E12.
  • Wigod, Rebecca, 'Five to remember', Vancouver Sun, 30 December 2006, p. C8. Very short review.
  • Wilson, Lindsay, 'Worldplay: Half of a Yellow Sun', Metropolitan (Denver, USA) 29.15, 30 November 2006.
  • Woods Butler, Amy, 'Novel about Biafra melds political, personal stories', St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 22 October 2006, p. D8.
  • Wynn, Ron, 'New novel combines elegant romance with brutal historical reflection', City Paper (Nashville), 25 September 2006.
  • Ziino, Giulia, 'Premiata la Adichie, narratrice dell' orrore', Corriere della Sera, 14 January 2009, p. 39. In Italian.
Reviews of Half of a Yellow Sun [film]
  • Abele, Robert, 'Half of a Yellow Sun doesn't add up to a satisfying whole', Los Angeles Times, 23 May 2014.
  • Alawode, Abisola, 'A Yellow Sun And Its Many Controversies', Leadership, 29 August 2014.
  • Banks, Ron, 'Civil war tests loyalties', West Australian, 1 April 2014.
  • Bradshaw, Peter, 'Well-intentioned and heartfelt', Guardian, 11 April 2014, p. 19. [online version: 10 April 2014]
  • Brady, Tara, Irish Times, 11 April 2014.
  • Brooks, Xan, 'On the "road to mediocrity"', Observer (New Review), 13 April 2014, p. 27.
  • Byrnes, Paul, 'Movie tells tale of two sisters', Sydney Morning Herald, 27 March 2014.
  • Campbell-Grant, NU People Magazine, 8 April 2014.
  • Edwards, David, 'Half of a Yellow Sun is a worthy but dull film that won't do Chiwetel Ejiofor's career any favours', Daily Mirror, 11 April 2014.
  • Hall, Sandra, 'Drama lifts once the violence starts', Sydney Morning Herald, 23 March 2014. A different version was also published as 'Brutal mix of political and personal turmoil', Canberra Times, 23 March 2014.
  • Hartl, John, 'Passion smothers politics in war drama', Seattle Times, 10 July 2014.
  • Johnston, Trevor, Time Out (London), 9 April 2014.
  • Felperin, Leslie, Hollywood Reporter, 11 October 2013.
  • Houlihan, Mary, 'Hurrying through epic story of a family during war', Chicago Sun-Times, 19 June 2014.
  • Lodge, Guy, Variety 321.11 (17 September 2013), p. 132.
  • Long, Tom, 'Politics, personal disconnected in Half of a Yellow Sun', Detroit News, 30 May 2014.
  • MacNab, Geoffrey, 'Chiwetel Ejiofor gives another powerful performance', Independent, 10 April 2014.
  • McCahill, Mike, Telegraph, 10 April 2014.
  • O'Sullivan, Charlotte, Evening Standard, 11 April 2014.
  • Quirke, Antonia, 'Thandie Newton and Chiwetel Ejiofor star in a Biafran war drama', Financial Times, 10 April 2014.
  • Phillips, Michael, Chicago Tribune, 31 July 2014.
  • Rich, Jamie S., 'The novel Half of a Yellow Sun gets a lukewarm screen adaptation', Oregonian, 18 July 2014.
  • Rudkin, Francesca, New Zealand Herald, 24 April 2014.
  • Synnot, Siobhan, Scotsman, 6 April 2014.
  • Wilson, Jake, Australian Book Review 360 (2014), p. 50.
Reviews of The Thing around Your Neck
  • Publishers Weekly, 6 April 2009, pp. 27-28.
  • 'The Thing Around Your Neck offers snapshots', Metro, 7 April 2009.
  • Library Journal (1 February 2009), p. 52.
  • 'Novelist stretches her literary muscles', Canberra Times, 11 April 2009, p. 12.
  • 'Nothing short of sparkling', Irish Independent, 18 April 2009.
  • Kirkus Reviews, 1 May 2009.
  • Ms. Magazine, Spring 2009.
  • 'Nigeria's new literary star shines light on African life', Sunday Business Post, 24 May 2009.
  • 'Shades of relationships', Financial Express (India), 7 June 2009.
  • 'Walk like a Nigerian', Hindustan Times, 6 July 2009.
  • 'In which neither Nigeria nor America are perfect', National Post, 1 August 2009, p. WP9. Short review.
  • Saffron Walden Report, 29 September 2009.
  • Abati, Reuben, 'The thing around our necks', Guardian (Nigeria), 20 July 2009.
  • Abbe, Elfrieda, Journal Sentinel, 12 December 2009.
  • Adair-Hodges, Erin, 'Small world', Weekly Alibi 18.31 (30 July - 5 August 2009).
  • Ajibade, Tunji, 'Adichie comes rounded in Cell One', Nigerian Compass, 1 August 2010.
  • Alix, Florian, Afrique contemporaine 246 (February 2013), pp. 176-178. In French.
  • Arnold, Sue, 'Sue Arnold's audiobook choice: Short stories by Anton Chekhov, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Roald Dahl', Guardian, 5 September 2009, p. 9. Very short review of the audiobook.
  • Atwood, Lois D., 'The Thing Around Your Neck: Short stories have men, women in cross-cultural crises', Providence Journal, 23 August 2009, p. D3.
  • Austerlitz, Saul, 'Tales of Nigerian outsiders, trapped between two worlds', Boston Globe, 12 July 2009, p. C7.
  • Bailey Nurse, Donna, 'Western ways no defence from old ghosts: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie continues her chronicles of Nigeria's agony in short story form', Toronto Star, 14 June 2009, p. IN6. Published online as 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie continues her chronicles of Nigeria's agony in The Thing Around Your Neck', Toronto Star, 14 June 2009.
  • Basu, Kankana, 'Told with insight', Hindu, 21 June 2009, p. 5.
  • Bhatt, Neha, 'At home and abroad', Business Standard (New Delhi), 22 August 2009.
  • Bily, Cynthia A., Magill Book Reviews, 1 August 2009.
  • Blatt, Thomas Marco, 'En hang til å forskjønne etnisk herkomst', Dagbladet, 30 November 2009. In Norwegian.
  • Boughton, Vick, 'Rich Tales Out of Africa', People 71.25 (29 June 2009), p. 51.
  • Brennan, Mary,'Adichie's The Thing Around Your Neck: stories of dislocation and "future grief"', Seattle Times, 28 June 2009.
  • Burgin, Richard, 'Nigerians, here and at home', Philadelphia Inquirer, 12 July 2009. Also published as 'Nigerians in crisis the focus of Adichie's heartfelt short-story collection' in San Jose Mercury News, 19 July 2009.
  • Carmin, Jim, Oregonian, 23 July 2009.
  • Chettle, Judith, Richmond Times Dispatch, 26 July 2009. A much shorter version was also published in Richmond Times Dispatch, 13 December 2009, p. H1.
  • Choudhury, Chandrahas, 'Leaving Home: The acclaimed novelist proves herself equal to the demands of the short story', Mint, 19 June 2009.
  • Chudobiak, Anne, Canwest News Service, 17 July 2009. Also published as 'A nigerian munro, Gazette (Montreal), 18 July 2009, p. B5, as 'Collection offers range of themes', Regina Leader Post, 25 July 2009, p. G2, as 'Dispatches from a ravaged land', Calgary Herald, 26 July 2009, p. B7, and as 'Adichie writes big in short stories', Ottawa Citizen, 13 September 2009, p. B2.
  • Cole, Susan G., 'Adichie's worlds', NOW Magazine 28.41 (Toronto), 10-17 June 2009.
  • Coulton, Brian, Metro (US), 16 August 2009. Also publisehd in Metro Canada, 17 August 2009.
  • Crockett, Mary, 'Art of the telling detail', Scotsman, 11 April 2009, p. 12.
  • Cummins, Anthony, 'Real People', Times Literary Supplement 5531, 3 April 2009, p. 20.
  • Dawson, Emma, World Literature Today 83.5 (September-October 2009), pp. 61-62.
  • Dickinson, Ben, 'A young literary lioness expands her territory', Elle, 24 June 2009.
  • Dixler, Elsa, New York Times, 27 June 2010, p. 20. Very short review.
  • Dixon, Isobel, 'Beyond the yellow sun', Financial Times, 25 April 2009, p. 16. [ online version: 27 April 2009 ]
  • Donahue, Deirdre, USA Today, 24 June 2009, p. D6. Very short review.
  • Duguid, Lindsay, 'Fights the good fight', Times, 5 April 2009, p. 49. A shorter version was also published in Sunday Times, 27 September 2009, p. 50.
  • Evaristo, Bernardine, 'Short and Sweet', Times 18 April 2009, p. 11. [ online version: 17 April 2009 ]
  • Forna, Aminatta, 'Endurance tests', Guardian, 16 May 2009, p. 11.
  • Galehouse, Maggie, 'Adichie captivates with tales of her native Nigeria', Houston Chronicle, 25 June 2009, p. 13. Also published as 'Culture shifts through eyes of Nigerians in The Thing Around Your Neck', Miami Herald, 14 July 2009, p. E4.
  • Gausi, Tamara, Time Out (London), 18 June 2009, p. 51.
  • Ghoshal, Somak, 'Different Hells: An aloof, but involved, observer', Calcutta Telegraph, 31 July 2009.
  • Gopalakrishnan, Amulya, 'Halfway From Home: Adichie's stories are comfortable hybrids', Indian Express, 7 June 2009.
  • Goldberg, Carol, Hartford Courant, 21 June 2009.
  • Griswold, Sheridan, '"Be free of a world that increasingly makes no sense"', Mmegi 26.107 (17 July 2009).
  • Guthrie, Becky, National Post (Weekend Post) (Canada), 1 August 2009.
  • Hamilton, Sorcha, 'Choking from change', Irish Independent, 18 April 2009, p. B12.
  • Hartnett, Kevin, Paste Magazine 54, 9 July 2009.
  • Hewett, Heather, 'Tell Our Own Stories', Women's Review of Books 27.2 (March-April 2010), pp. 3-5.
  • Hickling, Alfred, Guardian, 17 October 2009, p. 19. Short review.
  • Ikheloa, Ikhide R., 'These things around our necks', Next, 17 July 2009.
  • Isaacs, Clarke, 'Intelligent, insightful dissection of human condition', Otago Daily Times, 9 May 2009.
  • Kakutani, Michiko, 'Out of Africa, Into a Strange America', New York Times, 3 July 2009, p. C21. Also published as 'Out of Africa: Dueling identity and displacement' in International Herald Tribune, 16 July 2009, p. 11.
  • Kandasamy, Meena, 'Flowers of Violence', New Indian Express, 12 July 2009.
  • Kehe, Marjorie, Christian Science Monitor, 30 July 2009, p. 25.
  • Kolirin, Lianne, 'Poverty, Fear and Loathing in Lagos', Daily Express, 3 April 2009, p. 51.
  • Krauth, Nigel, 'Emotional truths in corrupt world', Australian, 25 April 2009, p. 13.
  • Larson, Charles L., 'Adichie on Her Own', CounterPunch (Weekend Edition), 3-5 July 2009.
  • Lasdun, James, 'The view from somewhere else', Guardian, Features and reviews p. 2.
  • Le Bas, Jessica, 'Seductive storytelling', Nelson Mail, 20 May 2009, p. 14.
  • Leggatt, Johanna, 'Welcome to paradise', Sun Herald, 5 April 2009, p. 11.
  • Li, Yiyun, San Francisco Chronicle, 21 June 2009, p. J3.
  • Lindgren, Michael, 'Big Names, Short Stories: A guide to new collections from some of fiction's top authors', Washington Post, 8 July 2009, p. C4. Very short review. Also published as 'Short story treats that demand to be savoured over a long time', Australian Financial Review, 18 July 2009, p. 34.
  • Lindon, Mathieu, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, out of Nigeria', Libération, 2 January 2013. In French.
  • Lipinski, Jed, Village Voice, 13 May 2009.
  • Lishman, Dianne, 'Short stories to reflect the values in our lives', New Zealand Herald, 13 June 2009. Short review. Also published in Hawke's Bay Today, 13 June 2009.
  • McCutcheon, Sandy, 'Stories of alienation from out of Africa', Courier Mail, 18 April 2009, p. 22.
  • Milofsky, David, 'America as an acquired taste', Denver Post, 26 July 2009, p. E11.
  • Moore, Lisa, 'Short, but deep, wide and strong', Globe and Mail, 1 August 2009, p. F8.
  • Mosse, Kate, Times, 27 June 2009, p. 6. Very short review.
  • Muyumba, Walter, 'Chimamanda Ngozie [sic] Adichie: Compression and Dazzle in the Short Form', Dallas Morning News, 21 June 2009.
  • Nayar, Pramod K., 'Passion minus the melodrama', DNA (Mumbai), 9 August 2009.
  • Nicholl, Kati, 'Tense moments on the edge of civil war chaos', Daily Express, 25 May 2007, p. 52. Short review of the audiobook.
  • O'Grady, Megan, Vogue, June 2009.
  • Ogunlesi, Tolu, 'Nothing around Their Feet', Next, 2 May 2009. Also published in The Lagos Review.
  • Økland, Ingunn, 'Fryktløse noveller', Aftenposten, 14 November 2009.
  • Patterson, Leslie, Library Journal, 15 April 2009.
  • Pearson, Amber, Daily Mail, 11 December 2009, p. 84. Very short review.
  • Phillips, Moira, Charleston City Paper, 22 July 2009.
  • Pierleoni, Allen, San Luis Obispo Tribune, 8 July 2009.
  • Pincus, Robert L., 'Virtues of short story apparent in 2 collections', San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 June 2009, p. E1.
  • Podbrey, Gwen, 'Simple in language, but dizzying in implication', SA Jewish Report, 24-31 July 2009, p. 13.
  • Pradelle, Hugo, Quinzaine Littéraire 1077 (2013), pp. 30-31. In French.
  • Putnam , Conan, Chicago Tribune, 13 June 2009.
  • Ramaswamy, Chitra, Scotland on Sunday, 29 March 2009, p. 12.
  • Redford, Rachel, Observer, 30 August 2009, p. 24. Very short review of the audiobook version.
  • Reed, David, 'Finding freedom in all the wrong places', New Zealand Herald, 23 May 2009. Also published in Northern Advocate, 23 May 2009.
  • Rivers, Bronwyn, 'Storyteller takes a short stick to injustice', Sydney Morning Herald, 28 March 2009, p. 26. Also published as 'Small gems, great riches', Age, 4 April 2009, p. 25.
  • Roberts, Michele, Literary Review (May 2009), p. 54.
  • Rosenberg, Amy, 'Hopes and Impediments', National (United Arab Emirates), 17 April 2009.
  • Row, Jess, 'African/American', New York Times, 30 August 2009, p. BR16 [published online on 27 August 2009]. Also published as 'Adichie: A story of the African/American', Nation, 6 September 2009.
  • Salter Reynolds, Susan, 'They struggle for freedom against invisible tethers', Los Angeles Times, 30 August 2009, p. E6. Also published in Chicago Tribune, 30 August 2009.
  • Sandell Greenberg, Bev, 'Nigerian writer literary voice to be reckoned with', Winnipeg Free Press, 19 July 2009, p. D4.
  • Sandison, Natalie, Times, 10 October 2009, p. 10.
  • Schappell, Elissa, Vanity Fair, June 2009. Length unknown.
  • Seaman, Donna, Booklist, [date unknown].
  • Shepherd, Tory, Advertiser, 25 April 2009, p. 27. Very short review. A shorter version was also published in STM Entertainment Magazine, 3 May 2009, p. 19.
  • Shields, Paula, Sunday Business Post, 13 December 2009. Very short review.
  • Shilling, Jane, 'As easy as birdsong', Daily Telegraph, 4 April 2009, p. 23. [ online version: 2 April 2009 ] A very short version was also published in Daily Telegraph, 27 June 2009, p. 2.
  • Shivani, Anis, 'Telling No Tall Tales About Africa', Brooklyn Rail, 9 May 2009.
  • Sigauke, Emmanuel, Farafina 17 (2009).
  • Simon, Catherine, 'Mauvaises filles', Le Monde, 25 January 2013. In French.
  • Singer, Dale, 'Writer contrasts Africa, America', St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 12 July 2009, p. E7.
  • Straume, Anne Cathrine, 'Friskt og fandenivoldsk fra Nigeria', NRK, 18 November 2009. In Norwegian.
  • Tripney, Natasha, Observer, 18 October 2009, p. 23. Very short review.
  • Turakhia, Vikas, 'Five new story collections dangle your escape', Cleveland Plain Dealer, 10 September 2009.
  • Urquhart, James, Financial Times, 19 October 2009.
  • van Niekerk, Annemarié, 'Schipperend tussen twee werelden', Trouw, 20 February 2010. In Dutch.
  • Van Rossum, Walter, 'Das Klopfen der Geister', Die Zeit 18, 2 May 2012. In German.
  • Vanzanten, Susan, 'Heavy Laden: A collection of stories from Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Books & Culture 15.4 (July-August 2009), p. 30.
  • Widger, Tom, Sunday Tribune, 25 October 2009. Very short review.
  • Wong, Abby, 'Short and Sweet', Malaysia Star, 14 June 2009.
  • Zähringer, Martin, 'Zwischen Heimat und Diaspora', Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 21 August 2012. In German.
  • Zvomuya, Percy, 'The Chimamnda [sic] collection', Mail & Guardian, 4 September 2009.
Reviews of Americanah
  • Publishers Weekly 260.12, 25 March 2013, p. 41.
  • Kirkus Reviews 81.8, 15 April 2013, p. 5.
  • 'Curlicues', Economist 407.8835, 11 May 2013, p. 90.
  • Humo, 17 November 2013. In Dutch.
  • 'Du Nigeria aux States', La Meuse, 17 April 2015, p. 21. In French.
  • Adebayo, Morenike, 'Always judge a book by its cover', York Vision, 11 May 2013. Short review.
  • Akbar, Arifa, Independent, 12 April 2013.
  • Allfree, Claire, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah explores the infinite gradations of prejudice - but it's exhausting', Metro, 11 April 2013.
  • Annand, Davis, Telegraph, 19 April 2013.
  • Attari, Karishma, DNA, 3 November 2013.
  • Beason, Tyrone, 'Americanah: Africans' struggle to become American', Seattle Times, 2 June 2013.
  • Beer, Tom, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah: immigrant tale', Newsday, 23 May 2013.
  • Besner, Neil, 'Nigerian novel critiques U.S. attitudes toward race', Winnipeg Free Press, 18 May 2013.
  • Bissell, Sally, Library Journal 138.8, 1 May 2013, p. 67.
  • Brogi, Daniela, 'There is never just one story: About Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', translated by Laura Giacalone, Doppiozero, 19 February 2016.
  • Chandra, Anupama, 'Beaten black & blue with the race bat', Asian Age, 16 June 2013.
  • Chung, Catherine, San Francisco Chronicle, 19 May 2013. Also published in Houston Chronicle, 31 May 2013.
  • Clark, Alex, Guardian (Review), 13 April 2013, p. 6.
  • Coffey, Meredith, E3W Review of Books (Spring 2014).
  • Cole, Susan G., 'Adichie awes', Now Magazine 32.37 (16-23 May 2013).
  • Cummins, Anthony, Spectator, 4 May 2013.
  • Cunningham, Sophie, 'Lessons in New Lands', Sydney Morning Herald, 27 April 2013. Also published as 'Subtle shades of migrant life', Age, 27 April 2013.
  • Day, Elizabeth, Observer (New Review), 14 April 2013, p. 35.
  • Dickinson, Ben, 'American Odyssey', Elle, 26 April 2013.
  • Donaldson, Emily, 'A bold exploration of identity through race, hair and culture', Toronto Star, 31 May 2013.
  • Elias, Esther, 'The many colours of black identity', Hindu, 27 June 2014.
  • Evans, Diana, 'Out of Africa, into America and London', Times, 6 April 2013.
  • Fischer, Mike, 'Americanah tackles challenge of fitting in from Nigerian viewpoint', Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee), 17 May 2013. Also published in Times Dispatch (Richmond), 30 June 2013.
  • Garner, Dwight, New York Times (Sunday Book Review), 5 March 2018, p. 14.
  • Gopalakrishnan, Amulya, 'A Language of Foreign Things', Indian Express, 20 July 2013.
  • Gordon, Andrea, 'Americanah a tale of Nigerian sweethearts', Toronto Star, 10 July 2014.
  • Grant, Drew, New York Observer, 15 May 2013.
  • Grenier, Daniel, 'Poétique de la tresse en 20 circonvolutions', Spirale 259 (Winter 2017), pp. 39-42. In French.
  • Gruppetta, Chris, 'Slush Pile', Times of Malta, 4 September 2016.
  • Habash, Gabe, Publishers Weekly, 13 May 2013. Very short review.
  • Hilyard, Nann Blaine, Library Journal 139.10 (1 June 2014), p. 58. Review of the audiobook.
  • James, Chantal, Paste Magazine, 28 July 2014.
  • Jones, Radhika, 'Love in the Time of Globalization', Time, 13 May 2013, p. 51.
  • Kaur, Karanjeet, 'Yes we 'canah', Time Out Mumbai, 5 July 2013.
  • Kay, Barbara, 'Exploring Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's powerful new book about race', National Post, 12 November 2014.
  • Kirsch, Adam, 'From Nigeria to New York', Prospect, June 2013.
  • Lano, Janine, 'Lit Pick of the Week: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Highlander, 15 January 2018.
  • Leith, Sam, 'Homeward Bound', Financial Times, 5 April 2013. [ online version ] A shorter version was also published on 28 February 2014.
  • Liu, Max, 'Drips and puddles', Times Literary Supplement 5742, 19 April 2013, p. 21.
  • Lowdon, Claire, 'A kind of loving', New Statesman, 12-18 July 2013, p. 52.
  • Maerz, Melissa, Entertainment Weekly 1259, 17 May 2013, p. 76.
  • Maslin, Janet, 'Braiding Hair and Issues About Race', New York Times, 20 May 2013, pp. C1, C4.
  • Maunsell, Jerome Boyd, 'Becoming an outsider wherever you go', Evening Standard, 4 April 2013.
  • Maury, Pierre, 'Une Afrique en Amérique', Le Soir, 17-18 January 2015, p. 38. In French.
  • Moorthy, Megan, 'Adichie explores race realities', Asian Age, 26 June 2013.
  • Morris, Paula, 'The Afropolitans', New Zealand Listener, 24 April 2013.
  • McGill, Hannah, Scotland on Sunday, 6 April 2013. [ online version ]
  • Muteshi, Musabi, 'African Yet Global', New Times (Rwanda), 31 December 2014.
  • Nisbet, Gemma, 'An intimate tale of race relations', West Australian, 29 May 2013.
  • Norridge, Zoe, Wasafiri 29.1 (March 2014), p. 80-83.
  • Ogbe, Yemisi, 'Americanah and other definitions of supple citizenships', Chimurenga Chronic, 8 October 2013.
  • Okigbo, Karen Amaka, 'Americanah and Ghana Must Go: Two Tales of the Assimilation Experiences of African Immigrants', Sociological Forum 32.2 (June 2017), pp. 444-448.
  • Omotoso, Yewande, 'Splitting hairs', Times (South Africa), 14 May 2013.
  • Ono, Mika, 'African Pride', Essence Magazine 44.2 (June 2013), p. 57.
  • Parisis, Ysaline, 'Back to Black', Focus Vif 9 (27 February 2015), pp. 38-39. In French.
  • Pearson, Amber, Daily Mail, 25 April 2013. Short review.
  • Pearson, Laura, Chicago Tribune, 28 June 2013.
  • Peed, Mike, 'Realities of Race', New York Times, 9 June 2013, p. 12.
  • Raboteau, Emily, Washington Post, 10 June 2013. Also published as 'Americanah about race, the immigrant's quest', Concord Monitor, 30 June 2013.
  • Sacks, Sam, 'The Reluctant American', Wall Street Journal 261.114, 15 May 2013, p. A13.
  • Sadana, Rashmi, 'On race and colour in Ngozi Adichie's Americanah', DNA (India), 31 January 2014.
  • Schulz, Kathryn, 'Girl With Curious Hair', New York Magazine 46.18, 3 June 2013, p. 137-141.
  • Seaman, Donna, Booklist 109.15, 1 April 2013, p. 18.
  • Seligman, Craig, 'MacArthur Genius Storms Princeton in Nigerian Love Story', Bloomberg Businessweek, 20 May 2013.
  • Shank, Jenny, Dallas Morning News, 25 May 2013.
  • Shank, Michael, 'Coming to America', Baltimore City Paper, 5 June 2013.
  • Simon, Geneviève, 'Le miroir de la différence', Libre Belgique, 9 January 2015. In French.
  • Stefens, Daneet, Independent, 13 April 2013.
  • Subramaniam, Manasi, 'The lives of others', Mint, 13 July 2013.
  • Timpane, John, 'Americanah a sprawling novel on poisonous racism', Philadelphia Inquirer, 9 June 2013.
  • Voigt, Claudia, 'Der Roman Americanah der nigerianischen Autorin Adichie: Wie traegst du deine Haare?', Spiegel 17 (19 April 2014), pp. 124-125. In German.
  • Warnica, Richard, 'Americanah reminds us that every immigrant is an emigrant, too', McLean's 126.24 (June 2013).
  • Williamson, Eugenia, Boston Globe, 18 May 2013.
  • Wilwol, John, Washingtonian (May 2013).
  • Wolff, Carlo, 'Americanah: A Nigerian novelist writes like a dream', Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 2 June 2013.
  • Yanovsky, Joel, 'Adichie's Americanah is love against background of racial politics', Montreal Gazette, 15 June 2013.
Reviews of We Should All Be Feminists
  • Burke, Julia, 'A Flawless Case for Feminism', Progressive 79.4 (April 2015), pp. 41-43.
  • da Silva Carneiro, Tom Jones, 'Chimamanda Adichie: Sejamos todos feministas', Cadernos de Tradução 37.2 (2017), pp. 318-328. Reviews the Portuguese translation.
  • Diaz, Shelley, School Library Journal 62.2 (February 2016), p. 110. A shorter version was published in School Library Journal 61.12 (December 2015), p. 40.
  • Domingues, Mariana, 'Educação e relações de gênero em uma perspectiva feminista', Praça: Revista Discente da Pós-Graduação em Sociologia da UFPE 1.1 (2017), pp. 176-182. In Portuguese.
  • Hawksley, Rupert, 'Why we should all be feminists', Telegraph, 31 October 2014.
  • Kirby, Megan, 'We should all read Adichie's Feminists', Chicago Tribune, 22 August 2014.
  • Lewis, Cicely, 'A Teen Feminist Reading List', School Library Journal 65.6 (22 July 2019), p. 13. Very short review.
  • Mulvania, Andrew, 'Tiny Books, Big Pleasures: On Recent Trends in Publishing Toward the Tiny', The Missouri Review 42.1 (Spring 2019), pp. 182-194 (pp. 185-187).
  • Murdoch, Sarah, Toronto Star, 1 May 2015.
Reviews of Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
  • 'Raise your children as feminists: Adichie's appeal in Dear Ijeawele', Times of India, 14 May 2017.
  • Aguilar, Marianne T., 'Dear Ijeawele Sets a Standard for Feminism', Harvard Crimson, 29 March 2017.
  • Benn, Melissa, 'A new wave of feminist manifestos address women and power', New Statesman, 16 March 2017. [online version: 19 March 2017]
  • Bennett, Emily & Beth Turnbull, Globe, 5 December 2017.
  • Bhuta, Aishwarya, Indian Journal of Gender Studies 25.2 (2018), pp.319-320.
  • Calheiro, Ineildes & Eduardo Oliveira, 'Olhar africano no tornar-se feminista: Por uma nova geração no mundo de Chimamanda', Tabuleiro de Letras 11.2 (2017), pp. 229-235.
  • Calheiro, Ineildes & Eduardo Oliveira, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Um manifesto para educar crianças feministas', Poiésis-Revista do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Educação 12.22 (July 2018), pp. 434-439. In Portuguese.
  • Carter, Sue, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie aims to reclaim the word feminism', Metro (Canada), 4 May 2017.
  • Cowles, Gregory, 'Want a Feminist Daughter, Dad? Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Has Advice for You, Too', New York Times, 26 March 2017, p. BR24. [online version: 17 March 2017]
  • Goyal, Sana, Brief Encounters 2.1 (2018).
  • Greenberg, Zoe, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Blueprint for Feminism', New York Times, 15 March 2017.
  • Hadley, Tessa, 'A feminist manifesto', Guardian, 4 May 2017.
  • Houston, Shannon, 'Dear Ijeawele: How Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Latest Dares Us to Raise a Feminist Generation', Paste Magazine, 8 March 2017.
  • Katara, Nikhil, Free Press Journal, 3 September 2017.
  • Khanna, Priyanka, 'The important book every young mother should read', Vogue (India), 12 May 2017.
  • Krug, Nora,'Women, stop worrying about being liked - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's advice for living boldly', Washington Post, 8 March 2017.
  • Lewis, Carly, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Jessa Crispin, Camille Paglia and Rebecca Solnit explore the state of modern feminism', Globe and Mail, 10 March 2017.
  • Marin La Meslée, Valérie, 'Tu seras féministe, ma fille !', Le Point Afrique, 8 March 2017.
  • Rankine, Marion, 'Crackling with morality', Times Literary Supplement, 2O March 2018.
  • Weigel, Moira, 'Feminism Takes Form in Essays, Questions and Manifestos', New York Times, June 11, 2017, p. BR26. [online version: 7 June 2017]
Reviews of Zikora
  • 'Staff Picks from the Book Review', New York Times (Sunday Book Review), 10 January 2021, p. 19.
  • Law, Katie, 'Zikora: A Short Story by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie review: a taut tale of sexism and single motherhood', Evening Standard, 29 October 2020.
Reviews of Notes on Grief
  • 'An elegant, moving contribution to the literature of death and dying', Kirkus Reviews, 15 March 2021. [online version: 3 March 2021]
  • Arieff, Allison, 'In Notes on Grief, an unexpected family tragedy during the pandemic', San Francisco Chronicle, 3 May 2021.
  • Broom, Sarah M., New York Times, 9 May 2021.
  • Coles, Richard, Sunday Times, 16 May 2021.
  • Gerrard, Nicci, 'A moving account of a daughter's sorrow', Guardian, 9 May 2021.
  • Gray Streeter, Leslie, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Notes on Grief captures the bewildering messiness of loss', Independent, 16 May 2021.
  • Lozada, Carlos, 'In grieving for her father, a novelist discovers the failure of words', Washington Post, 6 May 2021.
  • Scholes, Lucy, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Notes on Grief nails the pain of pandemic bereavement', Telegraph, 16 May 2021.
  • Taylor, Catherine, 'The Malicious Surprise', Guardian 15 May 2021.
  • Tepper, Anderson, 'Two iconic novelists, Adichie and Lahiri, step off their pedestals', Los Angeles Times, 30 April 2021.
Miscellaneous
  • Ufine, Ayodele, 'For Purple Hibiscus, the Reading Now Begins', This Day (Nigeria), 13 July 2004.
  • 'Caine Prize Nominee, Adichie, Advises Youngsters', Daily Champion (Lagos), 21 July 2004.
  • Adeleke, Bayo, 'Dibiaezue Libraries Host Purple Hibiscus Author', This Day (Nigeria), 21 July 2004.
  • 'We Raised Her A Bookworm', Interview with Ifeoma Grace Adichie (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's mother), by Azuka Ogujiuba, ThisDayOnline, 25 September 2004.
  • Peel, Michael, 'Young writers leave their mark', Financial Times, 12 July 2007, p. 10. Partly about Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Akubuiro, Henry, 'Is Chimamanda the new Achebe? Literary community reacts', Daily Sun, 17 June 2007.
  • 'Bleak publishing houses', Economist, 22 November 2007.
  • 'Adichie: I Was Ashamed of My State', This Day, 4 January 2008.
  • Abanobi, Chika, 'Mama Chimamanda: Meet the mum of the whizzkid writer, Chimamanda Adichie', Daily Sun, 1 April 2008.
  • Chiedu, 'Adichie got it wrong this time', Nation, 26 June 2008, p. 26.
  • Odeh, Nehru, 'A Training for Writers', News, 15 September 2008.
  • Mullan, John, 'Guardian Book Club: Half of a Yellow Sun - Week 1: Language', Guardian, 10 October 2009, p. 6.
  • Mullan, John, 'Guardian Book Club: Half of a Yellow Sun - Week 2: Points of view', Guardian, 17 October 2009, p. 6.
  • Mullan, John, 'Guardian Book Club: Half of a Yellow Sun - Week 3: Readers' responses', Guardian, 24 October 2009, p. 6.
  • Ajibade, Tunji, 'Chimamanda talks power of literature in Abuja', Nigerian Compass, 21 May 2010.
  • Ajao, Aderinsola, 'Adichie holds court at Farafina's literary evening', NEXT, 6 June 2010.
  • Ajiboye, Bunmi, 'Talking through Adichie's stories', NEXT, 12 December 2010.
  • 'Being African author comes with baggage: Nigeria's Chimamanda Adichie', Prokerala News, 24 January 2011. On Adichie's talk at the Jaipur Literature Festival.
  • Umachandran, Shalini, 'The humour and politics of being Adichie', Times of India, 25 January 2011. On Adichie's talk at the Jaipur Literature Festival.
  • Mehan, Uppinder, 'The Other Sci-Fi', American Book Review 32.2 (January-February 2011), p. 3. Partly discusses Adichie's take on science-fiction.
  • Ogunlesi, Tolu, 'Land Of The Rising Sun', Wings, 1 September 2012. About the film version of Half of a Yellow Sun.
  • Sciuto, Jenna, '"Your visit has filled me like food": An Evening with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Northeastern University: English Department Alumni e-Newsletter (Spring 2012), p. 10.
  • Krupa, Lakshmi, 'After Achebe', Hindu, 6 April 2013.
  • Abodunrin, Akintayo, 'President Jonathan not a bad man but ... - Chimamanda', Nigerian Tribune, 12 May 2013.
  • Udoh, Uche, 'Writers brainstorm on Chimamanda Adichie's Americanah', Vanguard, 8 August 2013.
  • 'The 10 Best Books of 2013', New York Times (Sunday Book Review), 15 December 2013, p. BR12. [online version: 4 December 2013]
  • Meyer, Robinson, 'When Beyoncé Samples Your TED Talk, This Is What Happens to Your Book', Atlantic, 23 December 2013.
  • Filani, Omotola, "'Don't address me as Mrs but Miss" - Married Chimamanda Adichie warns journalist', Daily Post, 3 March 2014.
  • 'Half of a Yellow Sun Film Gets Kudos From Movie Goers', Vanguard, 9 April 2014.
  • Onuzo, Chibundu, 'Nigeria's history problem needs the light from Half of a Yellow Sun, Guardian, 16 April 2014, p. 32. [online version: 15 April 2014]
  • Nossiter, Adam, 'Nigerian Movie Appears to Hit Nerve Over War', New York Times, 26 April 2014, p. A4. [online version: 25 April 2014]
  • Adekunle, Mu'Sodiq, 'Chibok: Chimamanda Adichie Expresses Worry Over Foreign Intervention', Daily Times, 2 June 2014.
  • Muomah, Onyinye, 'Half of a Yellow Sun May Ignite Violence in Nigeria - Censor's Board Chairperson', Premium Times, 5 June 2014.
  • Ofili, Chike, 'Adapting Half of a Yellow Sun film against Igbo misfortune', Sun, 8 June 2014.
  • Lee, Felicia R.'New Wave of African Writers With an Internationalist Bent', New York Times, 30 June 2014, p. A1. [online version: 29 June 2014]
  • Ezeonyejiaku, Kenechukwu, 'How Creative Writing Workshop Lift Writers', Guardian (Nigeria), 29 August 2014.
  • Abulude, Samuel, 'HOAS [sic]: I Haven't Made The Money Yet - Chimamanda Adichie', Leadership, 6 September 2014.
  • Hartley, Jeremy, 'Americanah author stresses need for discussion on topics of race, gender', Centre Daily Times, 14 October 2014.
  • Atkinson, Nathalie, 'Literary flair: Get the looks of these five fashionable authors', Globe and Mail, 7 November 2014.
  • Abanobi, Chika, 'Face of a book resident', Daily Sun, 16 December 2014. About the real-life Mama Joe, who appears as a character in Purple Hibiscus.
  • 'Corrections and clarifications', Guardian, 11 February 2015. The Guardian apologizes to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie for publishing her article on depression without persmission.
  • Jones, Radikha, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Conjurer of character', Time, 16 April 2015. Short text about the writer following her inclusion among Time' '100 Most Influential People'.
  • Lee, Nicole, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "Fear of causing offence becomes a fetish"', Guardian, 11 May 2015.
  • Asomba, Ikenna, 'Adichie, Wainaina Worry Over Dearth of Literary Works in African Languages', Vanguard, 30 June 2015.
  • Horton, Helena, 'Every Swedish 16-year-old is getting a copy of Chimamanda Adichie's feminist book', Telegraph, 3 December 2015.
  • Younge, Kate, 'Food in Books: Jollof Rice from Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Guardian, 3 March 2016.
  • Edoro, Ainehe, 'How not to talk about African fiction', Guardian, 6 April 2016.
  • Garber, Megan, 'The Trump Campaign Just Became Literature', Atlantic, 28 June 2016. On the short story 'The Arrangements'.
  • Okobi, Sunday, 'Chimamanda, Airtel Task Nigerian Pupils On Reading, Leadership', This Day, 29 June 2016. Also published as authored by Atueyi, Ujunwa, 'Novelist, Adichie, Urges Pupils to Develop Interest in Reading', Guardian (Nigeria), 21 July 2016.
  • 'Donald Trump skewered by Adichie in a Virginia Woolf spoof', Evening Standard, 30 June 2016. On the short story 'The Arrangements'.
  • 'Kukah, Nwosu, Chimamanda call for Obi's model in education', Vanguard, 14 July 2016.
  • Atueyi, Ujunwa, 'Novelist, Adichie, Urges Pupils to Develop Interest in Reading', Guardian (Nigeria), 21 July 2016.
  • Lasisi, Akeem, 'I find "baby bump" irritating - Chimamanda', Punch, 12 August 2016.
  • Folarin, Tope, 'Against Accessibility: On Robert Irwin, Chinua Achebe, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Imbolo Mbue's Behold the Dreamers', LA Review of Books, 8 September 2016.
  • Hua, Karen, 'The Cultural Importance of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Boots Beauty Campaign', Forbes, 21 October 2016.
  • Cain, Sian, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie slams BBC "ambush" with Trump supporter', Guardian, 28 November 2016.
  • Merelli, Annalisa, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie explains why "pop feminism" is good for women', Quartz, 8 March 2017.
  • Michelson, Noah, 'Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Under Fire For Comments About Trans Women', Huffington Post, 11 March 2017.
  • Kean, Danuta, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie clarifies transgender comments as backlash grows', Guardian, 13 March 2017.
  • Waring, Olivia, '"A trans woman is a trans woman": Feminist writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie responds to transphobia accusations', Metro, 13 March 2017.
  • O'Connor, Roisin, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie clarifies views on transgender women after backlash over Channel 4 interview', Independent, 14 March 2017.
  • Smith, David, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on transgender row: "I have nothing to apologise for"', Guardian, 21 March 2017.
  • 'That Certain Look', Vanity Fair, March 2017, p. 174-183 (Adichie pictured on p. 176). Published online as Smith, Krista, 'From Jaden Smith to Kirsten Dunst: The Style Stars Set to Rule 2017', Vanity Fair, March 2017.
  • Craven, Shona, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie captivates at book festival alongside Nicola Sturgeon', National, 28 August 2017.
  • Robinson, David, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie makes waves at the Edinburgh Book Festival', Scotsman, 28 August 2017.
  • Cain, Rachel, 'Award-winning Author Speaks at Gaithersburg High School', Sentinel, 5 October 2017.
  • Borha, Imade, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi [sic] talks on her One Maryland One Book novel', Frederick News-Post, 7 October 2017.
  • 'Being a Feminist in Africa Is Rare: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie', Times of India, 29 January 2018.
  • 'Outrage After French Journalist Asks Chimamanda Adichie if There're Bookshops in Nigeria', Punch, 30 January 2018.
  • 'Chimamanda Adichie Tackles Hillary Clinton over Twitter Bio', Punch, 23 April 2018.
  • Pazzanese, Christina, 'Adichie: "Protect and value the truth"', The Harvard Gazette, 23 May 2018. About Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Class Day speech at Harvard University.
  • Thu-Hong, Ha, 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie urges Harvard grads to develop a "fantastic bullshit detector"', Quartz, 23 May 2018.
  • Halper, Jamie D., 'Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Makes the Case for Truth in College Class Day Speech', Harvard Crimson, 24 May 2018.
  • 'Whispering in the ear of a crowd', Chatham House: The World Today 74.4 (August-September 2018), p. 7. Discusses Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's speech on cultural attitudes towards domestic work.
  • Albanese, Andrew, 'Crossing Borders', Publishers Weekly 265.39, 24 September 2018, p. 26. Discusses the keynote address to be given by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at the opening press conference at the Frankfurt Book Fair (2018).
  • Albanese, Andrew, 'Frankfurt Book Fair 2018: Chimamanda Adichie Says It's Time for "New Storytellers"', Publishers Weekly, 9 October 2018.
  • Sands, Philippe, 'The Diary: A death in Istanbul, tears in Leeds, and a New York hymn to human rights', New Statesman, 19 October 2018, p. 21. Briefly discusses Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Pinter Prize lecture.
  • Bhutto, Fatima, 'When Chimamanda met Hillary: a tale of how liberals cosy up to power', Guardian, 27 November 2018.
  • 'China Fan Base for Chimamande [sic] Adichie', New African 591 (February 2019), p. 6. Reports on the translation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's works into Mandarin.
  • Mahtani, Noor, '"Negarse a incluir a la mitad de la sociedad es simplemente estúpido"', El País, 4 November 2019. About an event held at 'la Casa del Lector de Matadero' in Madrid.
  • 'The 10 Best Fiction Books of the 2010s', Time, 12 November 2019. Briefly discusses Americanah.
  • '20 Women Who Will Shape Events in Nigeria in 2020', ThisDay, 3 January 2020.
  • Marcos, Ana, 'Escritores "influencers": los veteranos conquistan las redes sociales', Babelia (El País), 13 February 2020. In Spanish. Briefly discusses Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Instagram account.
  • Uzoatu, Uzor Maxim, 'How Not to Steal From the Chimamanda Brand', PM News (Nigeria), 18 March 2020.
  • 'Chimamanda addresses University of Pennsylvania's graduating class of 2020', Vanguard, 20 May 2020.

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