Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe: re-creation without idealization

“ Does the white man understand our custom about the land?” “ How can he when he does not even speak our tongue? But he says that our customs are bad; and our own brothers who have taken up his religion also say that our customs are bad. How do you think we can fight when … Continue reading Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe: re-creation without idealization