Modernity and Tradition in Chinua Achebe's Girls at War and Ngugi Wa Thiong'o's a Meeting in the Dark

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Literature Review from the year 2015 in the subject Literature - Africa, grade: A, University of Jaen, language: English, abstract: The aim of this essay is to analyse two short African stories, each of them belonging to different areas. I will be focusing my attention on Chinua Achebe from Nigeria (West Africa), author of the short story "Girls at War," and Ngugi Wa Thiong'o's "A Meeting in the Dark," from Kenya (East Africa). Nonetheless, both short stories share an important contrast between modernity (as a result of ...

Modernity and Tradition in Chinua Achebe's Girls at War and Ngugi Wa Thiong'o's a Meeting in the Dark 2015, Grin Verlag

ISBN-13: 9783668073920

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