Since literature is unimaginable and inconceivable outside the concept of language, the issue of language is central to the discussion of African literature.
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe adopts its title from the poem by W.B Yeats, “The Second Coming”. This poem speaks of a looming doom just as Achebe’s
One thing is glaring for identification; a bird tattoo.
Love was present at the breaking of the day in a very cold morning and there was this call for a fight for love.
’Mad oh! You and I are like Buhari and travel’
Anxiety comprises of topics such as Accusations, Dead Fires, Voids, Dreams/Reality, Voice, Flowers, Torture Room, and so on.
Adeola handed her cellphone to the terrified young man, who surprisingly stayed back. In a nod, she asked him to read out the message she just received. He obeyed. It read: YOUR TIME IS UP. She heaved a sigh and closed her eyes.
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If you are a lover of literature especially the poetry genre, then you have to read these five selected books by Nigerians