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Pictures and Words of Nigerian Novelist and Activist Chinua Achebe

Celeste Hamilton Dennis

Chinua Achebe, best known for Things Fall Apart, his novel about the effects of British colonialism, died this week at 82-years-old.

"The impatient idealist says: 'Give me a place to stand and I shall move the earth.' But such a place does not exist. We all have to stand on the earth itself and go with her at her pace."

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  • Bradley Urso

    I remember reading "Things Fall Apart" in High School. I really liked it.