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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was born in Nigeria in 1977. She is the author of three novels, Purple Hibiscus (2003), Half of a Yellow Sun (2006), and Americanah (2013), of a short story collection, The Thing around Your Neck (2009).

She has received numerous awards and distinctions, including the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction (2007) and a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship (2008).

News and Updates
26 July 2019: Bibliography and Awards sections updated.

11 May 2019: Awards section updated.

4 May 2019: Bibliography and Links sections updated with an essay about Lagos recently published by Chimamanda in Esquire.

5 April 2019: Long overdue update of the Bibliography and Links sections. More updates to follow soon.

17 September 2018: Bibliography and Links sections updated with an essay about Cameroon recently published by Chimamanda in the New York Times.

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Site Created: 15 October 2004. Latest Update: 26 July 2019.
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