Chris Abani
Christopher "Chris" Abani (born 27 December 1966) is a Nigerian author. He is part of a new generation of Nigerian writers working to convey to an English-speaking audience the experience of those bor...
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Chike Obi
Chike Obi (April 17, 1921 – March 13, 2008) was a Nigerian politician, mathematician and professor.The African Mathematics Union suggests that he was the first sub-Saharan Africans to hold a doctorate...
Michael Echeruo
Michael Joseph Chukwudalu Echeruo (born March 14, 1937) is a Nigerian academic, professor and literary critic from Umunumo, Ehime-Mbano LGA, Imo State. He was educated at the University College, Ibada...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about The Thing Around Your Neck on Bookbits radio.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (/tʃɪmɑːmɑːndə əŋɡoʊzi ʌdiːtʃʲeɪ/; born 15 September 1977) is a Nigerian novelist and short...
Okwui Enwezor
Okwui Enwezor is a Nigerian curator, art critic, writer, poet, and educator, specializing in art history. He lives in New York and Munich. In 2011, he was ranked 24 in the ArtReview list of the 100 mo...
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Chinweizu Ibekwe
Chinweizu is a Nigerian critic, poet, and journalist. Though he has identified himself and is known simply as Chinweizu, he was born Chinweizu Ibekwe at Eluoma in Isuikwuato in the part of Eastern Reg...
Christopher Okigbo
Christopher Ifekandu Okigbo (1930–1967) was a Nigerian poet, who died fighting for the independence of Biafra. He is today widely acknowledged as the outstanding postcolonial English-language African ...
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Chinua Achebe
Chinua Achebe (/ˈtʃɪnwɑː əˈtʃɛbɛ/, born Albert Chinualumogu Achebe; 16 November 1930 – 21 March 2013) was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic. His first novel Things Fall Apart (195...
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Okey Ndibe
Okey Ndibe (born 1960) is a novelist, political columnist, and essayist. Of Igbo ethnicity, Ndibe was born in Yola, Nigeria. He is the author of Arrows of Rain and Foreign Gods, Inc., two critically a...
Things Fall Apart
Things Fall Apart is a post-colonial novel written by Nigerian author Chinua Achebe in 1958. It is seen as the archetypal modern African novel in English, one of the first to receive global critical a...
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