Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe is famous due to its unique major and minor characters as obvious from the character of Okonkwo.
Novel wherein writer portrays theme and effect of colonialism as Chinua Achebe elucidated in Things Fall Apart is called postcolonial novel.
Bundles of conflicts are there in "Things Fall Apart". Four major ones are: Cultural conflicts, Religion Vs. Religion, Internal conflicts, Man vs Man.
Indeed, the title has its own significance as it mainly focuses on the things of Igbo society that fall apart by the expansion of colonialism
Thus, Things Fall Apart has a proper beginning, a middle and an end due to which we call it a complete tragedy.
Discuss the significance of Things Fall Apart as a social document and a novel dramatizing traditional Igbo life and its first encounter with colonialism and Christianity at the turn of…
“The white man is very clever… He has put a knife on the things that held us together and we have fallen apart”-Things Fall Apart
“Things Fall Apart” is obviously a clash between two cultures, which can never be forgotten in the history of Nigerian society. With the arrival of white men in Ibo society,…
Chinua Achebe portrayed Ibo society very skillfully in his novel “Things Fall Apart”, especially the role of women in that society.