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The Ladder of Racial Hierarchy: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah

  Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s third novel, Americanah, is a magnificent exploration of what it means to be black and an African immigrant in America. It traces the journey of Ifemelu, a young woman from her native Nigeria to the United States of America for university education. Americanah is part of a triad of novels that began with the Booker long-listed Purple Hibiscus – an […]