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Becoming Left-Handed in Old Age – “Things Fall Apart” – Chinua Achebe 

August 7th, 2011 · No Comments · Africa, Colonialism, History, Literature

It was like beginning life anew without the vigor and enthusiasm of youth, like learning to become left-handed in old age.

On learning the new cultural expectations of a colonised society…

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