the audacity of prose

PictureThe Nigeria-born writer Chigozie Obioma lives and works now in the United States of America. He is one of the many Africans in the Diaspora. He is now a professor of Literature at Nebraska University. 

In this article he writes about the use of the English language, especially by those for whom this language is not their first language. He starts his article with the Nigerian author Cinua Achebe. 

 

 

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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