TFA Graphic Novel
Updated: 4/29/2020
TFA Graphic Novel

Storyboard Description

Summary of Things Fall Apart

Storyboard Text

  • Amazline the Cat
  • Ikemefuna given as a gift
  • Okonkwo breaks the week of peace
  • Okonkwo defeats the infamous and unbeaten Amalzine which brings honor and fame to his village.
  • Ikemefuna's sacrifice
  • Ikemefuna is given as a gift to repay their village after the boys father killed a woman from the village.
  • Okonkwo is exiled
  • okonkwo beats his wife out of anger during the week of peace and makes sacrifices to compensate for his actions.
  • Okonkwo's tragic end
  • Ogbuefi tells Okonkwo that his fostered son must be killed but Okonkwo must take no part in it. However when Ikemefuna is attacked and runs to Okonkwo for help Okonkwo cuts him to appear strong.
  • At the funeral for Ogbuefi Okonkwo accidently kills his son and is exiled for 7 years and moves to the village where his wives family resides.
  • After Okonkwo has moved back into the village and has tried to start a rebellion unsuccessfully he realizes his clansmen are not going to fight back and is found hanging from the ceiling of his home