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YMMV: Things Fall Apart

  • Freud Was Right: There are several passages describing yam farming as a manly task, for men only. Take a look at a Nigerian yam and see where we're going with this.
  • Unintentionally Unsympathetic: Okonkwo is meant to come off as a tragic character, but many readers found his Jerkass behavior made him too unlikable to sympathize with, so this was lost to them.

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