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Things Fall Apart

Things Fall Apart


by Chinua Achebe

Current Events & Pop Culture

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Teaching Things Fall Apart Teacher Pass includes:

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Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Things Fall Apart Turns 50 and Achebe Goes Home

Nigerians celebrated the 50th anniversary of Achebe’s novel in 2009.  See how the author was welcomed home, and received as a national hero.