A Literary Analysis Of By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Essays
Interpretive Question Within Mike Peed’s first paragraph he states a question that many people, mostly Americans, do not consider. He asks, “What’s the difference between an African-American and an American-African?”(Peed). This question may seem obvious to some, but to others it serves to provide a deeper understanding of the background of the text. Those who define themselves as either African-American or American-African could probably tell you exactly what they think the difference is in the two. However, someone who is not educated in the differences may not understand Americanah as clearly as they might if they were to understand the differences which is why Peed chooses to analyze the text through that perspective.
The author clearly defines what he thinks the difference between a person who is categorized as either an…