Sunday, June 23, 2013

Thought for the Day

. . . The story is our escort; 
without itwe are blind.
~ Chinua Achebe

Quoted from Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the Savannah (1987; Reissue, Anchor, 1997)

Chinua Achebe, 1930-2013, Nigerian Novelist, Poet, Essayist, Editor

Jonathan Kandell, "Chinua Achebe, African Literary Titan, Dies at 82", The New York Times, March 22, 2013

Jerome Brooks, "Chinua Acebe, The Art of Fiction No. 139", Interviews, The Paris Review, Winter 1994