English 122 Essay
Must use a minimum of three sources
1. What role do women
and children play in Things Fall Apart?
2. Analyze the
various customs presented by Achebe. How do they
connect to those we practice?
3. Achebe presents 3
generations of men - Unoka, Okonkwo, and Nwoye.
and contrast these characters. What does
each reperesent within
the Igbo culture?
4. The story of Okonkwo is a Shakespearean tragedy. Discuss.
Your essay MUST be typed (font 12, times New Roman, double
Your essay MUST follow MLA formatting. Essay length: 5 typed pages (not including
work cited page). Value = 100. Spelling and
mechanics count for 30%. MLA
format counts for 20%
DUE: May 28, 2015