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Chris Abani posted this photograph three days ago on his Instagram page with the caption:

Me and the Chief are gonna blow. Old photo. Achebe and Abani puppets.” 

Imagine Achebe and Abani rocking it in a hilife band. We love it!

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

One Response to “Photo of the Week | Achebe the Musician | #AfricanLiterature” Subscribe

  1. seun 2015/06/12 at 09:43 #

    Wow. Look at those brows…

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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