Chinua Achebe Dies, and Other News
March 22, 2013 | by Sadie Stein
- Chinua Achebe has died at eighty-two.
- The Guardian rereleases a stirring interview with the Nigerian literary giant.
- (Yes, the words “things have fallen apart” have been, appropriately, invoked.)
- An Oxford University librarian has been fired after students staged a textbook Harlem shake on her unwitting watch.
- It’s been a while since we gawked at literary tattoos. If you feel this lack keenly, this one’s for you.