…Including Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
For the Marie Claire’s special immigration report to celebrate the talents and contributions of women with roots in foreign lands…
HER WORDS: In Americanah (which Lupita Nyong’o will be making as a TV miniseries), Adichie relates wise words about connecting with communities different than one’s own: “If you don’t understand, ask questions. If you’re uncomfortable about asking questions, say you are uncomfortable about asking questions and then ask anyway. It’s easy to tell when a question is coming from a good place. Then listen some more.”