- Achebe, Chinua. Things Fall Apart.. First published by Heinemann in 1958. Reading, UK: Heinemann, 1986.
The Question and Answer section for Things Fall Apart is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Okonkwo fits the definition of the tragic hero. Proud, ambitious, and ill-tempered, Okonkwo has managed to rise from nothing to become one of the strongest and prosperous men in the village. Okonkwo, however, is a man of absolutes. His often...
Repetition is the literary device in which words or phrases are repeated.