Chimamanda Adichie on Storytelling

In honor of International Women's Day, here's Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Adichie giving a TED talk in 2009 about the danger of a single story. She says: "The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story."

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