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Essay about “Things Fall Apart” by Chinua Achebe

Essay about “Things Fall Apart” by Chinua Achebe (1958) In the novel “Things Fall Apart”, the protagonist’s friend Obierika describes fittingly the British impact on Nigeria: “The white man is very clever. He came quietly and peaceably with his religion. We were amused at his foolishness and allowed him to stay. […] He has put …

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our model analysis “The White Man’s Burden” by Kipling

Kipling’s poem “The White Man’s Burden” aims at flattering the British population by presenting them as servants to the colonized natives and by directly addressing the British readers of the poem. Kipling describes the function of the colonisers to civilize the native people as a hard duty. The fact that colonisers have to wear a …

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