Front Row | Chinua Achebe

Based on Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe 

Nigerian poet and novelist Ben Okri pays tribute to his celebrated countryman Chinua Achebe, who has died aged 82. A novelist, essayist and poet, Achebe is best-known for his novel, Things Fall Apart, which has become the most widely-read book in modern African literature.


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  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 7'00''
  • Broadcast date: 2013

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