Elaine Showalter, a Consulting Editor for Interlitq, states that Chinua Achebe was an artist who “changed imperishably the way we see and understand the world”

 

Elaine Showalter

Elaine Showalter

Elaine Showalter, the U.S. literary critic who is a Consulting Editor for Interlitq, has been cited in “The great Chinua Achebe was the man who gave Africa a voice” (Ellah Wakatama Allfrey, The Observer, 24.03.13): In 2007, Achebe was awarded the Man Booker international prize for fiction. In an essay celebrating the award, the critic Elaine Showalter acknowledged him as an artist who “changed imperishably the way we see and understand the world”.

Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe

Ellah Wakatama Allfrey

Ellah Wakatama Allfrey

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