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Africans in America. Part 1, The terrible transformation. Interview with Chinua Achebe, author, "Things fall apart"

Author: Orlando Bagwell; Susan Bellows; Chinua Achebe; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.),
Publisher: Boston, MA : WGBH Educational Foundation, [1998]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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Chinua Achebe is interviewed about Equiano as an Igbo young man, the "Chi" in Equiano's narrative, the self-worth of the Igbo people, mourning the loss of loved ones to slavery, the power of the gun in the slave trade, European and Christian influence in destruction of African kingdoms. Achebe recites poem about Equiano.
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Genre/Form: History
Interviews
Television interviews
Unedited footage
Named Person: Chinua Achebe; Olaudah Equiano; Chinua Achebe; Olaudah Equiano
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Orlando Bagwell; Susan Bellows; Chinua Achebe; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.),
OCLC Number: 1009113267
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed September 12, 2017).
Performer(s): Interviewee: Chinua Achebe.
Awards: Nominated 1999 NAACP Image Award, Outstanding News, Talk or Information Special
Nominated 1999 OFTA Television Award, Best Informational Special
Won 1998 Peabody Award
Description: 1 online resource (51 min.)
Responsibility: [produced by WGBH].

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Chinua Achebe is interviewed about Equiano as an Igbo young man, the "Chi" in Equiano's narrative, the self-worth of the Igbo people, mourning the loss of loved ones to slavery, the power of the gun in the slave trade, European and Christian influence in destruction of African kingdoms. Achebe recites poem about Equiano.

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