The Question and Answer section for No Longer at Ease is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Obi's thoughts turned to Clara and he wondered why she did not want him to tell people they planned to marry.
As a boy growing up in Umuofia, Obi believed Lagos to be exciting.... the big city, with lots of lights and cars. This belief was a far different vision that the one he experienced when he visited Lagos.
Obi’s background, the legacy of colonialism, and his own character and choices shape his identity. He comes from a heritage that values community, loyalty, and tradition, but moves away from those things. He takes a stand on some things, such as...