- Foregrounding Achebe's Things Fall Apart: A Postcolonial Study. Maleki, Nasser; Navidi, Maryam // Canadian Social Science;2011, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p10
Chinua Achebe (1930-) took to the writing of novels and short stories in order to instill socio-cultural and historical awareness among his readers which had a subtle under- pattern of great validity in changing the life condition and outlook of men and women with a modicum of consciousness and...
- African Short Stories. Dasenbrock, Reed Way // World Literature Today;
Reviews the book "African Short Stories," edited by Chinua Achebe and C. L. Innes.
- A MADMAN. Updike, John // New Yorker;12/22/1962, Vol. 38 Issue 44, p34
The article presents the short story "A Madman," by John Updike.
- Chinua Achebe: Literary giant of our time. Okoampaahoofe Jr., Kwame // New York Amsterdam News;10/01/98, Vol. 89 Issue 40, p35
Focuses on a biographical study titled `Chinua Achebe' by Ezenwa-Ohaeto. Views on Achebe's novel `Things Fall Apart'; Background information on Achebe; Discussion on his contribution to world literature.
- Africa's great storyteller, Chinua Achebe, on language. Coeyman, Marjorie // Christian Science Monitor;11/16/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 250, p16
Presents information on Nigerian author Chinua Achebe's decision to use the English language in his writing despite his subject matter of European colonialism as a form of oppression in Africa.
- Chinua Achebe's `Arrow of God': Ezeulu's response to change. Awuyah, Chris Kwame // College Literature;Oct92-Feb93, Vol. 19/20 Issue 3/1, p214
Analyzes Ezeulu's perception of the sociopolitical dynamism in Umuaro and his conception of his own experience with the colonizer. Chinua Achebe's `Arrow of God'; British colonial rule in eastern Nigeria; Ezeulu's means of confronting the white man; Achebe's characterization of Africa as a...
- Madman's Chain. Wright, Gilbert // Saturday Evening Post;11/5/1955, Vol. 228 Issue 19, p26
Presents the short story "Madman's Chain," by Gilbert Wright.
- CHINUA ACHEBE. Baker, Essie // New Crisis (15591603);Jul98, Vol. 105 Issue 3, p52
Focuses on African novelist Chinua Achebe. Privileges offered by Bard College of Annadale, New York to Achebe; Novel masterpieces of Achebe; Overview of his book `Things Fall Apart'; Worldwide recognition of Achebe in novel writing.
- LEGENDARY NIGERIAN WRITER MOVES TO BROWN UNIVERSITY. // New York Amsterdam News;9/17/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 38, p2
The article announces that Chinua Achebe was appointed as professor at the Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.