Presentation on theme: "Things Fall Apart By, Parker Kimes, Griffin Bayle, Augustine Stanley, Willy R., Devante Kos."— Presentation transcript:
1 Things Fall ApartBy,Parker Kimes, Griffin Bayle, Augustine Stanley, Willy R., Devante Kos
2 Main CharactersOkonkwo-Ikemefuna-Nwoye-Ezinma-Ekwefi-
3 Theme Don’t strive to be so different Ex: Okonkwo wants to be a better man than his father.
4 PlotOkonkwo is very well known and high in the rankings in his tribe because of a wrestling matchGets an adopted son Ikemefuna and then kills himOkonkwo and his family are exiled from the tribeHis son Nwoye went on his own path away from OkonkwoWhite missionaries try to convert the tribe to their religion and Okonkwo doesn’t like that
12 Chinua Achebe Born on November 16th, 1930 Died on March 21st, 2013 Born in the Nigerian Igbo village of OgidiStudied at the University of LondonChinua was a published writer and part time teacherConsidered “The Grandfather of Nigerian Literature”
13 Sales Pitch Why you should buy this book: If you love yams, 2Chainz loves yamsIf you like books with a storylineIf you don’t like books with a storylineShit, its only $0.99, Macklemore is known to like things that are only $0.99M&Ms are also $0.99 and Eminem likes M&Ms. Coincidence? I think not!
14 Test 1. Who did Okonkwo beat in the wrestling match? 2. Why does Okonkwo dislike his first son, Nwoye?3. What is Okonkwo’s second wife's name?4. Who is Ikemafuma?5. Who came to the village and introduced Christianity?
15 Test (cont.) 6. What is the Oracle’s role in the Village? 7. Who is Okonkwo’s favorite child and why?8. What is the Igbo Village’s food of choice?9. How many wives did Okonkwo have?10. Why was Okonkwo exiled from the Village?