The Multifarious Writings of I. Agnimitra

storyteller and dreamer of dreams

In his 1966 book Chike and the River, renowned Nigerian author Chinua Achebe brings to life the story of eleven-year-old Chike, who  struggles to achieve his dream of crossing the Niger River to the city of Asaba. As with many tales, the heart of the story lies within the journey: “The more Chike saw the …

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