The famous and well known American Cartoon,‘The Simpsons‘, features Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie’s ‘The Thing Around Your Neck‘, Chinua Achebe’s ‘Things Fall Apart/Home And Exile’ and Ben Okri’s ‘The Famished Road‘, on The Simpsons Season 26 Episode 15 “The Princess Guide“.
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“The Princess Guide”. Homer is chosen to keep an eye on a Nigerian princess while her father , a Nigerian king works out a uranium deal with Mr. Burns. How do you think Homer handles the responsibility? If you guessed not well, you’re right! He loses her when he takes her to Moes bar, but it turns out that she and Moe get along very well. They spend the day exploring the town and looking through some great Nigerian novelists books. Homer tries to track them down and return her to the hotel before her father finds out he lost her.
Written by: Noellin Imoh
Pictures by: Vintage Books & Anchor Books