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Things fall apart

Hosted by the Consul of the Vienna Classic Literature Lovers Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Wed 29 Nov 18:00 - 19:30

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Things Fall Apart is a novel written by Nigerian author Chinua Achebe in Protected content . The story's main theme concerns pre- and post-colonial life in late nineteenth century Nigeria. It is seen as the archetypal modern African novel in English, one of the first to receive global critical acclaim. It is a staple book in schools throughout Africa and is widely read and studied in English-speaking countries around the world. It was first published in Protected content William Heinemann Ltd in the UK; in Protected content , it was also the first work published in Heinemann's African Writers Series. The title of the novel comes from a line in W. B. Yeats' poem "The Second Coming".
We will meet at a restaurant so we can have some food and drinks during our discussion. Please sign up only if you know you can make it and if your plans change please press the cancel button. This is especially important because the attendance is limited and restaurant reservations are involved. Also please read the book before you attend!
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