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\\ home \ things fall apart: historical context things fall apart is chinua achebe's first novel and was published in 1958, a time often called the nigerian renaissance because in that period a large number of very strong nigerian writers began to create a powerful new literature that drew on the traditional oral literature, european. Things fall apart by chinua achebe okonowo is the greatest warrior alive his fame has spread like a bushfire in west afri. Things fall apart is a novel written by nigerian author chinua achebe published in 1959, its story chronicles pre-colonial life in the south-eastern part of nigeria and the arrival of the europeans d. Okonkwo is the greatest warrior alive, famous throughout west africa but when he accidentally kills a clansman, things begin to fall apart then okonkwo returns from exile to find missionaries and colonial governors have arrived in the village.