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Page to Screen Possibilities for Lupita Nyong'o's Adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'Americanah'

  • By Nijla Mumin
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  • June 9, 2014 11:11 AM
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With the recent news that Lupita Nyong'o has optioned the novel to adapt for the screen, one question is already off the table: Who would play Ifemelu?

Lupita Nyong’o & Brad Pitt Reuniting For 'Americanah' Film Adaptation

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 5, 2014 6:22 PM
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D2 Productions and Potboiler Productions are also on board the much anticipation project

No Surprise. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Confirms Lupita Nyong'o Has Optioned Rights To 'Americanah'

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • May 30, 2014 12:02 PM
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  • 32 Comments
And the big news that Adichie shared, or hinted at, is an upcoming collaboration with actress Lupita Nyong'o...

'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Nigeria Release Postponed Indefinitely. Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Speaks On Delays

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 2, 2014 10:43 AM
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'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Nigeria Release Postponed Indefinitely. Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Speaks On Delays

Page to Screen Possibilities for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'Americanah' (Lupita Nyong'o Eyeing to Adapt)

  • By Nijla Mumin
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  • March 24, 2014 3:05 PM
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A hair-braiding salon can be a fascinating place. Between itchy scalps and painful braids, there are stories of migration, connection, and of division amongst its braiders and patrons. In her third novel, Americanah, renowned author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie brings this setting to life, using it as connective tissue for the story.

Steele: Black Women & Sex - Reframing The Image

  • By Tanya Steele
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  • March 20, 2014 4:08 PM
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  • 17 Comments
Steele: Black Women & Sex - Reframing The Image