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25 Books To Read Before You Die

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe | 25 Books To Read Before You Die


So Adichie threw some epic shade on Beyonce, and it's causing a lot of problems. Recall that a few years ago, Beyonce featured Adichie on a track in her surprise album. Also recall that everyone and their mother have tried to get Adichie to talk about the collaboration without much succe

by Yẹ́misí Aríbisálà ___ My name is Yẹ́misí Aríbisálà. Because of context I must state that I am not a feminist nor will I ever be one. As made clear from the paragraphs below, the “or else…

Tuesday, 4th October, 2016 The Universe speaks, sometimes, through hot angry rays, expressing disappointment over the several holes we drilled in the ozone layer, or something like that. Other times, a lovely alignment of stars so that on the day Soyinka is scheduled to speak in my school, I am c

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50 Books That Every African American Should Read

A stunning list of books that every African American should read


It's been three years since the release of Beyoncé's self-titled 2013 album, which included the track "****Flawless" with its sample of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's TED Talk We Should All Be Feminists. In that three years, the critically acclaimed writer has refrained from speaking out about her inclusion on the album -- until now.

from Quartz

Traveling while African and trying to appease the visa gods

I have been a 'Good African'. I came. I did what I had to do and when the time to leave came, I left.

Favorite African Folktales by Nelson Mandela


I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem (CARAF Books: Caribbean and African Literature translated from the French) by Maryse Condé

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Toni Morrison (Authors Series) by Ryan Sheffield

Toni Morrison Authors Series by Ryan Sheffield by RyanSheffield, $15.00