Inclusive Artistic and Literary Narratives in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Half of a Yellow Sun

Costanza Mondo (Università di Torino)

Abstract

Questo articolo propone nuovi aspetti dell’interpretazione del personaggio di Richard in Metà di un sole giallo di Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Analizzando le narrazioni letterarie di Richard – rappresentate dalle idee per il suo libro e non solo – e la sua narrazione artistica di un antico manufatto Igbo, cercherò di sostenere che vengono messi in discussione presupposti sia coloniali che culturali. In un secondo momento, verrà anche esaminata e commentata l’inclusività delle sue narrazioni plurali, contenenti un complesso intreccio di diverse forme artistiche.

DOI: 10.17456/SIMPLE-213

Parole chiave: inclusivity, narrative, art, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Half of a Yellow Sun.

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