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Chinua Achebe

"Things fall Apart", is compared with Joyce Cary's "Mister Johnson". Achebe's novel is seen as a more realistic portrayal of the society and culture of indigenous people of Nigeria
Print Book, English, ©1990
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge [England], ©1990
Criticism, interpretation, etc
xvii, 199 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
9780521356237, 9780521428972, 0521356237, 0521428971
"A less superficial picture" : Things fall apart
"The best lack all conviction" : No longer at ease
Religion and power in Africa : Arrow of God
Courting the voters : a Man of the people
Novelist as critic : politics and criticism, 1960-1988
Marginal lives : Girls at war and other stories
Poetry and war : Beware soul brother and other poems
Critic as novelist : Anthills of the Savannah Available from ACLS Humanities Rutgers restricted