2 minutes read January 31, 2014 When Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie met Sweden Last Sunday the Göteborg International Film Festival and International Writers’ Stage Gothenburg co-hosted a conversation between Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Swedish film critic Jannike Åhlund (JÅ). It got weird quickly. Read More 5 minutes read September 16, 2013 Review of the film version of “Half of a Yellow Sun” (Chimamanda Adichie’s novel) Talented novelist, playwright, and screenwriter Biyi Bandele’s adaption of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s novel “Half of a Yellow Sun” is a valiant attempt at making visible not only Adichie’s epic but….. Read More 1 minute read January 27, 2012 Thandie Newton cast in film about Biafran War. Critics: she’s “bi-racial” and “not Igbo” Zimbabwean-Brit actress Thandi Newton (credits: Crash, Mission Impossible ) choice as a female lead in the screen adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie’s novel “Half of a Yellow Sun” has some people upset. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.