Things fall apart / Chinua Achebe ; with an introduction by Kwame Anthony Appiah.
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|Jackson County Public Library||F ACHEBE (Text)||39493105745055||Adult Fiction||Checked out||01/28/2020|
- ISBN: 0679446230
- ISBN: 9780679446231
- ISBN: 0679417141
- ISBN: 9780679417149
- Physical Description: xxi, 181 pages ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.
- Distributor: New York : Distributed by Random House, Inc.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages xviii-xix).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Historical and Cultural Context of Things Fall Apart -- Technique and Theme in Things Fall Apart -- Characters in Things Fall Apart -- Places in Things Fall Apart -- Map of Africa -- Map of Nigeria -- Images of Igbo Life -- Plot Analysis of Things Fall Apart -- "Going Home Was a Sad Awakening," Marjorie Coeyman, The Christian Science Monitor (news article) -- "An African Voice," interview with Chinua Achebe by Katie Bacon, Atlantic Unbound (interview) -- "The Second Coming," William Butler Yeats (poem) -- "Lament of the Sacred Python," Chinua Achebe (poem) -- from Kehinde, Buchi Emecheta (novel excerpt) -- "Heaven Is Not Closed," Bessie Head (short story) -- "Should My Tribal Past Shape Delia's Future?," Dympna Ugwu-Oju, Newsweek (personal essay).
[This book is] a simple story of a "strong man" whose life is dominated by fear and anger ... Uniquely ... African, at the same time it reveals [the author's] ... awareness of the human qualities common to men of all times and places.-Back cover.
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|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.2 8 79634.
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