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Things Fall Apart Introduction
Transcript of Things Fall Apart Introduction
born to Nigerian Christian missionaries
his name to Chinua
Studied in English universities, majoring in English, religion, and history
Read Heart of Darkness
by Joseph Conrad
Offended by the
racism, he decided
he could to better
His goal was to create
a story that combined
African story in a
For centuries, Europe
knew nothing about
the African continent.
It was long called "the dark continent"
Eventually, explorers found
Africa was full of profitable
resources: diamonds, slaves, etc.
Many European powers
tried to get control of
the resource-rich continent.
This was the start of
colonialism on the