Novelist Chinua Achebe dies, aged 82

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Phil Hand  Identity Verified
Local time: 23:49
Chinese to English
Time to read Achebe again Mar 23, 2013

Very sad to hear he's died. Best thing we can do is pick up his books again. They're gorgeous, spiky pieces of literature.


Kuochoe Nikoi  Identity Verified
Local time: 15:49
Member (2011)
Japanese to English
Another piece of my childhood gone Mar 23, 2013

One of the best. RIP Chinua Achebe


Tom in London
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:49
Member (2008)
Italian to English
Yep Mar 23, 2013

TransAfrique wrote:

One of the best. RIP Chinua Achebe

I've just ordered his "An Image of Africa/ The Trouble with Nigeria"


Local time: 21:19
Member (2012)
English to Marathi
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Sad Mar 25, 2013

RIP Chinua Achebe.. I agree with Phil. We should take up his books.


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