2021 September 22: Chimamanda Adichie – Speech at the Humboldt Forum

Chimamanda Adichie Speech at the Humboldt Forum

The Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gave a speech on 22 September 2021 to mark the opening of the Ethnological Museum and the Museum of Asian Art in the Humboldt Forum in Berlin.

Topics: Colonialism of European states, responsibility for crimes in the past, restitution of looted cultural artefacts

Original German text on Humboldt Forum’s YouTube Channel:
Festrede von Chimamanda Adichie (OV)
Die Autorin Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie hielt am 22. September 2021 eine Festrede anlässlich der Eröffnung des Ethnologischen Museums und des Museums für Asiatische Kunst im Humboldt Forum.

Video on the YouTube channel of the Humboldt Forum, showing the keynote speech by Chimamanda Adichie


  • Page about the keynote speech by Chimamanda Adichie on the website of the Humboldt Forum in Berlin

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