19 Jul, 2024

Literary Evening Climaxes 2019 Adichie’s Writing Workshop by Izunna Okafor

Writing has once again been described as the king of all arts, and the indispensable route to the bottom line of every art destination. This made the idea for discussion at the grand finale of the 2019 Purple Hibiscus Trust Creative Writing, organized by award-winning Nigerian literary figure — Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, which held in […]

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Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus Trust Creative Writing Workshop 2019 Is Currently Open For Submissions / How to Apply

We are very delighted to announce that the Purple Hibiscus Creative Writing Trust is now receiving applications for its workshop. Now in its 10th year, the workshop, which is organized by multiple award-winning Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, will hold in Awka, Anambra State—from December 9 to December 14, 2019. Accommodation will be provided for […]

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Online Creative Writing Class with NYT Bestselling Author Roxanne Gay Available On Skillshare—Register

I am a firm believer in lifelong learning. I am always looking for opportunities to learn from those who have gone before me.  I figured that joining offline and online learning communities would make it easier for me to learn from the best of the best in my field. And I can proudly declare that […]

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Set To Live Chats With Fans On Guardian UK Webchat

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie will be featured on Guardian UK’s webchat tomorrow, where she will respond to questions from fans all over the world. People have started posting questions on various issues ranging from her thoughts on the Obama administration and drone attacks, to feminism, and if she would be writing a sequel to the epic novel, Half […]

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Great Online Reads: Works by Chimamanda Adichie and Yasmin Nair

Chimamanda Adichie’s short story Olikoye, was originally published in The Art of Saving a Life. It is a collection of stories about the effect of vaccines, and how they continue to change the course of history. The collection was commissioned by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Here’s an excerpt: “It was 1985. My father […]

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