The Thing Around Your Neck Setting

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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Nsukka Campus

Nsukka is a town in Nigeria in which the University of Nigeria is located. This town and the campus are places in which part of the short story “Cell One” is set. Almost the entirety of the story “Ghosts” is set on the campus of the university. This university and town is also mentioned in the story “On Monday of Last Week.” It is at the university that Kamara and her husband first meet.

Enugu Police Station

In the story “Cell One” it is to the Enugu Police Station that Nnamabia is taken when he is arrested because it is suspected he is part of a cult that killed three students.

Cell One

In the story “Cell One,” Cell One is the cell where prisoners are taken and tortured.

Empty Store

It is in an empty store near the marketplaces of Kano that Chika and a Muslim...

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