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27-Sep-2015 10:40

“Before we start this interview please, I just want to say that my name is Chimamanda Adichie.

Appearing on Channel Four earlier in the week, the Nigerian novelist said: “When people talk about, ‘Are trans women women?

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the Nigerian novelist and outspoken feminist, drew criticism from transgender activists after suggesting that the experiences of transgender women are different from women whose gender was assigned female at birth.

Adichie, known for her novels “Half of a Yellow Sun” and “Americanah” and the essay “We Should All Be Feminists” was asked in an interview with Britain's Channel 4 whether a hypothetical transgender woman was “any less of a real woman.” "So when people talk about, you know, 'Are trans women women?

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Appearing on Channel Four earlier in the week, the Nigerian novelist said: “When people talk about, ‘Are trans women women?Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the Nigerian novelist and outspoken feminist, drew criticism from transgender activists after suggesting that the experiences of transgender women are different from women whose gender was assigned female at birth.Adichie, known for her novels “Half of a Yellow Sun” and “Americanah” and the essay “We Should All Be Feminists” was asked in an interview with Britain's Channel 4 whether a hypothetical transgender woman was “any less of a real woman.” "So when people talk about, you know, 'Are trans women women? So, it was his mother that they used to identify him. It is to help distinguish him, because there are often many wives.Raquel Willis, a Black queer transgender activist and the communications associate for Transgender Law Center, suggested the author was not in a position to comment on the experiences of trans people as she is not transgender herself.