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Chinua Achebe


A Literary Hero Departs Our World

By on March 23, 2013

I started 2013 with Chinua Achebe’s There Was a Country. It remains for me the most authentic account of the events of the Nigerian civil war. I like to…


Achebe and the Booker

By on June 13, 2007

Chinua Achebe has been announced as the recipient of the 2007 Man Booker International Prize in honor of his extraordinary literary career. Click here for more information on…