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Things Fall Apart

Things Fall Apart


by Chinua Achebe

Things Fall Apart Resources

Movie or TV Productions

1987 Miniseries

Things Fall Apart in 13 episodes.

1971 Movie

This production is called Bullfrog in the Sun or Things Fall Apart.


The Author

A photo of Achebe in his office.

Igbo Territory

A map of Africa showing where Igbo land is located.

A Funny Old Movie Cover

Somehow, that’s just not how we pictured Okonkwo…


“Reading As A Woman”

Literary criticism from a feminist standpoint.

1991 Interview

The transcript of an interview with Chinua Achebe.

The Igbo People

Some information on the Igbo people, including their art, festivals, and religious beliefs.

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