The Character and Role of Ochuole in Harvest of Corruption

Reading Time: 5 minutes   Hello.   This tutorial is designed for one key purpose. It is meant to provide you with a full assessment of the character and role of Ochuole in Frank Ogodo Ogbeche’s play,  Harvest of Corruption.   Let’s set the Read More …

The Character and Role of Bigger Thomas in Native Son

Reading Time: 4 minutes Assess the Character and Role of Bigger Thomas in Richard Wright’s Novel, Native Son. Here are the key points you must include in an essay on the character and role of Bigger Thomas in the novel, Native Son, by Richard Read More …

The Themes of Crime and Violence in Richard Wright’s Native Son

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Here is a point-by-point discussion of the theme of violence in Richard Wright’s novel, Native Son. You will find this post extremely useful if you are preparing to write an essay on any aspect of the novel, Native Son. Read More …

Discuss the Theme of Racial Inequality in Native Son

Reading Time: 5 minutes   In this post, I present to you a step by step discussion of the theme of racial inequality in Native Son, a novel by the African-American writer, Richard Wright. For the sake of simplicity, the discussion is divided into Read More …

Native Son: The Theme of Power

Reading Time: 5 minutes Discuss the role power plays in Richard Wright’s novel, Native Son. In Native Son, we see a society divided on the lines of those who have power and those who are denied power. Related: The role of Creamy in Amma Read More …

How Bigger Thomas Contributes to the Theme of Fear in Native Son

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Bigger Thomas plays a major role in our understanding of the theme of fear in Richard Wright’s Native Son. Here is how Bigger Thomas helps the reader through his utterances, actions, and experiences to appreciate more the theme of Read More …

A Simplified Summary of Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless.

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Here is a simplified, direct-to-the-point summary of the relevant details in the novel, Faceless, by the Ghanaian writer, Amma Darko. AMMA DARKO: FACELESS Summary of the Text The story begins with the protagonist, a street child called Fofo. Fofo Read More …

What Makes Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless, a Satire?

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Here is a quick look at the objects of criticism in the novel, Faceless. These are the aspects which contribute to making Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless a satire. Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless, is a satire. She uses her characters, Read More …

5 Examples of the Use of Symbols in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Here are five examples of how Amma Darko makes use of symbolism in her novel, Faceless. 1. The blue Rasta kiosk and the clean-shaven body of Baby T Amma Darko makes reference to the blue Rasta kiosk on several Read More …

The Role of Women in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Comment on Amma Darko’s Faceless as a feminist novel. What role do women and girls play in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless? Now I present to you some key points to help you answer with ease the above possible questions Read More …

The Dining Table Analyzed: Subject Matter, Themes and Poetic Devices

Reading Time: 6 minutes   Let’s begin with a summary of the subject matter of the poem, The Dining Table, by the Sierra Leonean poet, Gbanabom Hallowell. We shall thereafter consider the themes and poetic devices in The Dining Table. Gbanabom Hallowell: The Dining Read More …

The Character and Role of Kpakpo in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Here is all you need to know about the character called Kpakpo in the Ghanaian writer, Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless. This post is divided into two parts to address the two keywords in the title above. The character of Read More …

33 Easy Examples of Oxymoron in Literature

Reading Time: < 1 minute   Oxymoron is a figure of speech in which two usually opposite terms or words are used close to each other in a brief expression. Below is a list containing instances of the literary device known as oxymoron. 1. Most Read More …

The Anvil and the Hammer Analyzed: Subject Matter,Themes and Poetic Devices

Reading Time: 7 minutes   This tutorial is an in-depth analysis of The Anvil and the Hammer, a poem by the Ghanaian poet, Kofi Awoonor. We are going to look at the poetic devices and themes in the poem, The Anvil and the Hammer. Read More …

43 Surefire Likely Questions on Harvest of Corruption

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Here come surefire 43 likely essay questions on Frank Ogodo Ogbeche’s play, Harvest of Corruption Frank Ogodo Ogbeche: Harvest of Corruption This post is devoted to the African Drama section of the Elective Literature-in-English paper of the West African Read More …