In an interview with the UK's Channel 4 news, Chimamanda Adichie sits down to discuss the themes of her new book Americanah including love, race and hair. While Adichie maintains her quintessential grace, I found myself slightly uncomfortable with the interviewers prodding about her hair.
Watch as she explains why hair is political.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: We Should All Be Feminists
In The Matter of Kinky Hair
The Roundtable: No, You Cannot Touch Our Hair