Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives Honorary Degree from the University of Edinburgh

UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH: On August 26th, acclaimed Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters from the University of Edinburgh at St Cecilia’s Hall. The award was presented by the University’s Principal and Vice Chancellor, Professor Sir Timothy O’Shea.

While in Edinburgh, Ms. Adichie took part in the Edinburgh International Book Festival, during which she was interviewed by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.