Chinua Achebe

Books and Writers: Chinua Achebe

Post-Colonial Authors: Chinua Achebe

Streaming Video of Chinua Achebe's lecture, "Celebration of Black Literature" at the University of Pennsylvania, Friday February 14, 2003

Things Fall Apart

Chinua Achebe: Things Fall Apart – Study Guide by Joseph L. Mbele, St. Olaf College

African Authors: Chinua Achebe & Things Fall Apart

Audio stream of NPR’s "Talk of the Nation – Book Club of the Air". Discussion of Things Fall Apart (May 30, 1996).



Library of Congress Country Studies

Library of Congress Portals of the World
Nigeria: Culture

University of Pennsylvania African Study Center: Nigeria



Imperial Archive: A site dedicated to the study of Literature, Imperialism, Postcolonialism

Colonial and Postcolonial History and Literature of Nigeria



Africa Focus: Sights and Sounds of a Continent

Search the Image and Sound Collections

African Voices

Kennedy Center African Odyssey Interactive

Storytelling and the Arts

The Living Africa

National Museum of African Art


Ibo Culture

IgboNet: The Igbo Network

African Cultures: Ibo

Art & Life in Africa: Igbo Information

The G. I. Jones Photographic Archive of Southeastern Nigerian Art and Culture

Sample of Musical Instruments from the Igboland


Kola Nuts and Food

Celebrating the kola nut: Harbinger of good fortune

Recipe for Yam Fufu Balls

FOO-FOO (or Fu-Fu)


2005 New Student Reading Project Cornell University