how to write about africa binyavanga wainaina

 

Read “HOW TO WRITE ABOUT AFRICA” by Binyavanga Wainaina as well as  (Links to an external site.)How to Write About Africa II  (Links to an external site.)The revenge.  (Links to an external site.)

 (Links to an external site.)Identify  the concerns that the writer of both documents has in regards to these  “single stories” as Chimamanda  Ngozi Adichie describes it. Watch Adichie’s TedTalk (Links to an external site.) for more context. 

Have you encountered these single stories? Did/do you have them? Feel free to also refer to the photoessays as well.