Timeline

April 21, 2017

Remembering Biafra Conference: History, Memory, and the Global Impact of the Nigerian War

The forum assembled an intercontinental multitude of accomplished speakers; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was the keynote speaker. She discussed her own writing about Biafra in Half of a Yellow Sun, while other conference speakers addressed issues, encompassing the role of women in the war and extending to the politics of humanitarianism.