Americanah - A review and some thougts

Americanah is the story of Ifemelu and Obinze, two Nigerians in how they navigate the modernization of their own country while experiencing diasporas in the most Western worlds of England and America. While it is far more depth in Ifemelu's time in America, it highlights a great deal of Nigeria, England and the spaces in between frequently. To extrapolate on each: the American segment deals primarily with Ifemelu's comprehension of Blackness versus African in America. Obinze's time in England serves to express the world of the expat in general. Meanwhile, all the Nigeria segments both showcase and critique the increasing Westernization of one of the most modern countries in the world. 

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