- What is the meaning of "Oriki" and what can we call "Oriki" in English?
- Can you explain the character of Elesin in the play, Death and the King's Horseman?
- Why do the people attach blame to Elesin for failure to complete the ritual of suicide in "Death and the King's Horseman"?
- What similarities does Death and the King's Horseman share with Greek tragedy?
- What was the role of the traditional praise poet as seen in Wole Soyinka's Death and the King's Horseman?
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