Wednesday, February 17, 2010

TED: Chimamanda Adichie -- The danger of a single story

(Courtesy of Laura W.)

Chimamanda Adichie: The danger of a single story


Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice -- and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.

To Listen to the Story

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