The Question and Answer section for The Poisonwood Bible is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
in barbra kingsolver's novel, she raises the argument that africa was a thriving continent before european colonization. after reading, is she arguing the same ideas that jared diamond agrues in his documentary? why or why not?
Unfortunately I have not seen seen the documentary.
Lekuyu owns a pair of shorts with no holes, a red t-shirt, a leather belt, a pink plastic comb, a French grammar book and a machete. (Page 142)
I would say the mother over packing for their trip to Africa and finally making them literally wear their baggage so they can board the plane.