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Chimamanda Adichie Receives Humanitarian Award at the 2018 Action Against Hunger Gala

When it comes to accolades, we are certain Chimamanda Adichie has a cupboard full of that and another in the works to…

Chimamanda Adichie Awarded the 2018 PEN Pinter Prize for Her Courage

Everyone’s favorite Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie just got another laurel of note. Ms. Adichie has been announced as the winner…

Chimamanda Credited With Mary McCarthy Award

Chimamanda Adichie has slowly become one of the leading voices for women and Africans in the West. On June 6th,…
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On Toke Makinwa’s ‘On Becoming’

The concept of Toke Makinwa is something that polarises Nigerians. So polarising it could be the subject of a well…
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Chimamanda named as face of Boots No 7

Award-winning author and celebrated feminist speaker, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the new face of Boots No 7 make-up, with her debut…

Chimamanda Adichie’s 15 suggestions on how to raise a feminist child.

Witer and Novelist Chimamanda Adichie took to her facebook to congratulate her friend, Ijeawele. She also used the opportunity to…
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Nigeria- Pain & Promise- Violence against LGBT citizens.

In January 2014, the anti-gay law in Nigeria was passed making homosexuality illegal and a crime worthy of 14 years…

Custodian Editorial: The Importance of History

“History shall be kind to me for I intend to write it“ -Winston Churchill I once interned at a publishing…

CUSTODIAN REVIEW: Half of a Yellow Sun

After what felt like years Half of a Yellow Sun finally premiered in the UK last night (available in cinemas…

BIYI BANDELE SPEAKS ON HALF OF A YELLOW SUN FILM

Biyi Bandele, the respected author, playwright and Director of the Half of a Yellow Sun adaptation recently gave an interview…

A CONVERSATION BETWEEN ZADIE SMITH AND CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE

Zadie Smith and Chimamanda Adichie are two of the finest writers in the world. They have been successful on both…

QUOTES FROM CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE’S NPR INTERVIEW

On ‘Americanah’– ” I do think “Americanah” is serious. I think that race is a very serious subject, but I also…

CUSTODIAN READING LIST

Some people argue that the costs of Education outweigh the positives. All that debt in a bid to earn knowledge…

NOTES ON SEX AND THE CITY AND FEMINISM

Oluwamayowa Idowu Since Queen Bey’s album came out, the F word has been heavy on our lips. Feminism is a…