Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Feminist and global icon.


Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has emerged as not only perhaps the most outstanding contemporary African writer, but has also become hugely influential as a creative icon and thought-leader, both among her legion of fans in Africa and globally.

Her mantra "We Should all be Feminists" has become a global rallying cry for gender equality. This year, the French high fashion brand Dior even released a $710 t-shirt emblazoned with the saying--it was one of the favourite celebrity fashion items of the 2017 summer. In order to attract attention to Nigerian fashion, the author only wore and promoted Nigerian designers throughout 2017.

The year also saw the release of Dear...

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