Nobody can teach me who I am.
You can describe parts of me, but who I am – and what I need –
is something I have to find out myself.
Chinua Achebe was an eminent Nigerian poet, critic, professor and novelist. He shot to fame with his first novel titled, ‘Things Fall Apart’, which is still widely read and is the most sought after book in modern African literature. In 2007, he won the ‘Man Booker International Prize’.