Who proves to be the hero of the book and why? Which scenes or quotes support this?
Elesin is the tragic hero in this story. Although the play is based on a true story, Elesin is a tragic hero because he dies to succeed in his mission: committing suicide to join his king.
According to local custom in Nigeria, Elesin must commit suicide after the king dies, so the king will not be alone. He considers this a thing of...
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