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Why Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie want to say what she think

Why Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie want to say what she think

Why Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie want to say what she think

For majority of people, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie became renowned during the time her TED Talk,

“We should all be feminists”,

was featured in Beyoncé’s song Flawless, yet her books have been interpreted into over 30 languages around the world.

In an sole BBC 100 Women discussion, the publicly praised Nigerian writer talks concerning the task that come with being seen as an feminist “icon” by many, and shares her opinion on

“cancel culture” and what she sees as “language orthodoxy”

around transgender person.

She as well tells the BBC’s Catherine Byaruhanga concerning her latest writing – a book that deals with the very personal intense sorrow of losing her father in 2020 and why she has decided to be so open about this time in her life.

Discover who else is on the BBC 100 Women list, and continue to follow the season of stories on women around the world.

You can watch the full discussion with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on the BBC World Service YouTube channel.

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