Acclaimed novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the latest cover star of the new issue of L’Officiel Italia, an Italian magazine, where she talked about different things like Feminism, gender disparity in Nigeria, sexism and fashion.
On her love for fashion
I’ve always loved clothes, high heels, lipsticks. When I started writing, however, I hid this side, because the world can be very intolerant of intellectually engaged women. I felt compelled to dress like a serious writer, not as I liked it. Now that I have nothing more to prove, I’m happy to talk about my passion for style: it’s a way to affirm the right to have a multifaceted personality