Chimamanda Adichie chats with Ellah Allfrey, the deputy editor of Granta Magazine. She speaks about where the power of fiction lies, why love stories matter, and how in writing Americanah she essentially writes the book about race that she has always wanted to read. Also watch out for a funny anecdote she shares of a Lagos dentist who, after having read Half of a Yellow Sun, wrote her an email asking Chimamanda to either stop writing about sex or portraying it as something enjoyable. Cute outfit, by the way.
VIDEO | Chimamanda Chats With Granta Editor Ellah Allfrey
May 23, 2013
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