Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

World

>> CHINUA ACHEBE Latest News

MAR 23, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

A Must Read - Share

Chinua Achebe dies at 82; Nigerian writer

His 1958 debut novel, 'Things Fall Apart,' presented European colonization from an African viewpoint and established him as the patriarch of modern African literature.JOHNANNESBURG, South Africa — When Nigerian writer Chinua Achebe was in college, a European professor assigned "Mister Johnson," which portrayed Africa as a land of grinning, shrieking savages. Time magazine called it "the best novel ever written about Africa."

Tags: Chinua Achebe dies at 82; Nigerian writer,  Chinua Achebe Latest News