Achebe's Thing Fall Apart By Achebe

analytical Essay
598 words
598 words

Throughout the entire novel of “Thing fall Apart” by Achebe’s we can see how the main character called Okonkwo became the strongest person in the village of Umofia. Okonkwo did so many things in the village that make him a great warrior among his friend and the member of the Umofia. Okonkwo is a guy who likes strong people because he thinks they can accomplished what they want through they boldness mind, and that is why Okonkwo don’t get along with his father because he always see his father as a weak person. The act of commit suicide of Okonkwo is when he came back to his village Umofia, Okonkwo notice that things are change in the village under the colonialism and that pissed Okonkwo off because he think that the village should not allow white people to control their village or their culture. Okonkwo realizes that his village has changes in three ways which is, religion, government and economic. All this affect Okonkwo life, he doesn’t know how to couple with the new change.
One of the reason why Okonkwo commit suicide is because the religion have been change in different way, Oko...

In this essay, the author

  • Analyzes how okonkwo became the strongest person in the village of umofia in "thing fall apart" by achebe's.
  • Analyzes how okonkwo sacrificed his adopted son ikemefuna because he believed in the oracle. he tried to convert to christianity but it was difficult for him to worship another god.
  • Analyzes how okonkwo commits suicide because he was abounded by his people and realized that the only way to overcome is to sacrifice himself.
  • Analyzes how okonkwo's suicide was the ultimate sacrifice to prove his deep embedded belief and valve to both his god and his people.
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