A Review On Authority & Control

Personal Journal - Entry #11 and Things Fall Apart


Complete another personal journal entry.

  • Remembering Okonkwo’s experience coming home to Umuofia after 7 years of exile, describe a time when something you had anticipated turned out to disappoint you. What had you been hoping for, and what did you find? How did you react to this setback—did you end up changing your expectations, or trying to change your circumstances? How do you think you compared to Okonkwo? Explain.

Open Notebook

Return to your community group’s entries and read through those from this lesson. Continue the conversation, commenting on at least one other entry or reply.

Read Chapters 22 and 23 of Things Fall Apart. Continue to add to your Personal Glossary as you read.