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FAB Culture: Chinua Achebe at 82- “We Remember Differently”, By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

I have met Chinua Achebe only three times. The first, at the National Arts Club in Manhattan, I joined the admiring circle around him. A gentle-faced man in a wheelchair.
“Good evening, sir. I’m Chimamanda Adichie,” I said, and he replied, … Continue reading

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FAB Reads: New Release: “The Obamas: A Mission, a Marriage”

The world’s most powerful couple, the Obamas have released a brand new book, written by Jodi Kantor, which lets the public in on what really goes on behind those closed white doors.
“When Barack Obama won the 2008 presidential election, he … Continue reading

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FAB Asks: If You Think I’m Precious You’re…Racist? – by Daphne Tona Weyalo

Another day, another opportunity to play the race card. This time it comes from the author of the best-selling book Push which was the inspiration for the Oscar winning film Precious. In an interview with The Voice newspaper Sapphire said that people often … Continue reading

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FAB Observations: The Art of Reading Books by Wendy Oloya

Tell the truth. When was the last time you read a book? Whether hard back or paper back, within the last week have you taken or rather had the time to sit down and enjoy the pleasures of reading an … Continue reading

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