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New York Times selects Chimamanda Adichie to write thank you letter to Michelle Obama

18 October 2016, 12:01

Lagos - In the latest issue of The New York Times Style Magazine, Nigerian Author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was one of those chosen to write a thank you letter to the outgoing first lady of the United States of America.

  She was chosen alongside Feminist activist and Writer, Gloria Steinem, Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Jon Meacham as well as American actress, comic book author and screenwriter Rashida Jones.

Also read:Beyoncé’s feminism isn’t my feminism says Chimamanda Adichie

Four writers were selected to pen thank-you notes to United States First Lady Michelle Obama who has spent the past eight years quietly and confidently changing the course of American history.

The acclaimed literature writer recently declared that Beyonce’s type of feminism is not hers, even though the Grammy Award winner used fragments of Chimamanda’s TED Talk “We should all be feminists” in her song 'Flawless'.

Read Chimamanda Adichie’s Thank you note to Michelle Obama HERE

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