The metamorphosis of piety in Chinua Achebe's Things Fall

MacKenzie, Clayton G.
June 1996
Research in African Literatures;Summer96, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p128
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Focuses on the books `Things Fall Apart,' and `Arrow of God,' which reflect revisions in the nature of traditional worship, both attest to the demise of traditional mores in the face of an aggressive and alien proselytizing religion. Beliefs of the book; Description of the book; Strength of the novel; Achebe's other novels lack of reference to oracles.


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