Narrating the Past: Orality, History and the Production of Knowledge in the works of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
- Wednesday 18 January 2017 (16:30-18:30)
Speaker: Louisa Uchum Egbunike (Manchester Metropolitan University)
Part of the Africa Talks Seminar Series Spring 2017.
Talks are held in the Danford Room, 2nd floor, Arts Building (R16 on the campus map).
Louisa Uchum Egbunike is a lecturer in English at Manchester Metropolitan University. She completed her PhD in African literature at SOAS, University of London, where she has also lectured in contemporary African literature. In 2016 she was selected as one of the BBC and AHRC's New Generation Thinkers. Louisa has published papers in academic journals, including African Literature Today and Matatu, and she is one of the founders and conveners of the annual international Igbo Conference at SOAS.