Reception: Highlight | September 26 | 6-8 p.m. | International House
Sarah Ladipo Manyika, http://www.sarahladipomanyika.com
Center for African Studies, Organization of Africa Students, Nigerian Students Association, ASUC (Associated Students of the University of California), International House, MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at UCB
The Organization of African Students and the Nigerian Students Association are organizing a reception and conversation with <A HREF="http://www.sarahladipomanyika.com/">Sarah Ladipo Manyika</A>, author and UC Berkeley alumna, on her book "In Dependence".
A compulsory reading for Nigerian students before they graduate out of High School, Manyika's masterpiece is a great story of a young man who leaves Nigeria to come and experience life in the UK as an international student. It is a story of how a the young man finds love and navigates through the challenges in college.
Come for a Q&A with this renowned author and also get your copies of her book signed!
Having been born in Nigeria, grown up in Kenya and also the UK, Manyika has a rich experience and her book portrays just that.