Books & Beyond Ice Cream Social & TED Talk


Hey B&Bers! Do you like ice cream and great discussions? Join us for an ice cream social this Wednesday at 8 pm at theGlobalVillage second-floor lounge. We will be discussing the TED talk “The Danger of a Single Story” given by the young Nigerian author, Chimamanda Adichie. See you there!

A little bit more about the TED talk speaker: 

Unknown Chimamanda Adiche is a highly acclaimed Igbo writer from Nigeria. She is widely recognized as one of the most prominent writers of her time, drawing in a new generation of readers to African literature. She currently has four books, Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sun, The Thing Around Your Neck and Americanah. Her latest one, Americanah, is a gripping love story about a young, Nigerian couple who face adversity as they try to escape from political turmoil in their own country.


Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s