Loss of Identity in Things Fall Apart. From reading the novel “Things Fall Apart”, you instantly pick up idea that the world of the Igbo people is engulfed in ancestral believes and hierarchy. These notions are strongly embedded within the society that the village’s resistance to the European rein by force rumbles disarray in the society.
One must decide whether to accept and make peace with the foreigner or to drive him out of town. In the book Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe presents this situation, as a group of white men bring in western ideas into Ibo society, causing a cultural collision. The cultural collision has positive and negative aspects. For instance, it brings.