Gender, race & place: perspectives on Adichie’s Americanah

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:00pm

Panel discusison including Amah Edoh

“Gender, race & place: perspectives on Adichie’s Americanah
November 2nd
5:30pm  
Room 4-270
 
Panel discussion about Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah, this semester’s selection for the MIT Reads program.  Selected in collaboration with My Sister’s KeeperAmericanah is a story of love, race, and identity centered around a young man and woman from Nigeria.

More information and registration links at http://libraries.mit.edu/mit-reads
 Panel featuring
Helen Elaine Lee, CMS/W Professor and WGS Director
Amah Edoh, Global Studies and Languages Assistant Professor
Kimberly Juanita Brown, WGS & Literature MLK scholar
Nneka Dennie, WGS predoctoral diversity fellow