It is obscene

“[W]hy would a person who thinks I’m a murderer want my name so prominently displayed in their biography?” Chimamanda Adichie was used not once, but twice by aspiring writers who denounced her. One of them had insulted her publicly on Twitter after misconstruing her statement regarding trans women to smear her name. But the insults did not bother Chimamanda as much as their greed; they called her a murderer — among other things — yet still used her name to promote their novel. Read full article here

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