In Conversation: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The novelist on being a “feminist icon,” Philip Roth’s humanist misogyny, and the sadness in Melania Trump

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Jul 9, 2018 · 17 min read
Photo: STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images

By David Marchese

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the rare contemporary novelist to have earned celebrity status as a result of both her art and her politics, to the diminishment of neither. Her…

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