Where does the novel take place?

6 Answers

brandih's profile pic

brandih | eNotes Employee

Posted on

The story of Chinua Achebe's novel Things Fall Apart takes place in the Nigerian village of Umuofia in the late 1880s, before missionaries and other outsiders have arrived.

fashionableb1's profile pic

fashionableb1 | Student, Grade 10 | (Level 1) Salutatorian

Posted on

In Umoufia (northern part of Nigeria) in the pre-colonial period