This past Sunday, I got to see Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie give a talk for the 10 year Anniversary of Half of a yellow sun, at the Southbank centre London. Chimamanda is one of my favourite authors and writers. During the talk I was able to see so many different sides to her personality she was confident, sassy and inspirational, I enjoyed every minute.
- ” I just did not get the memo that men and women are not equal. I did not get memo.”
- A feminist is who and what I am. It’s not a cloak I put on certain days and take off on certain days.”
- “There is a beautiful strength that comes with being African.”