for proverbs is to describe something without having to be forward with what is being said. He wrote his first novel, Things Fall Apart, in 1958. Structure of an essay: an introduction, a body and a conclusion.
Okonkwos inner fire is what allowed him to conquer Umuofian society and rise above the disgrace of his father. Things Fall Apart: Examining Literary Merit by Feross Aboukhadijeh, in, things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe, the reader is taken on a literary journey to a Nigerian tribe, the Umuofia, to experience first-hand the struggles of a warrior named Okonkwo. In many cultures sexism was and still is a controversial topic. In order to sculpt a literary monument to the human condition and these universal themes, the author, Achebe, employs a broad variety of literary tools. His father, Unoka, was a disgrace to Umuofia.