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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Aké: The Years of Childhood

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Objects

Ake - This town is the town in which Wole lives.

Egungun - These beings are ancestral spirits. They come in many types and can be helpful or dangerous.

Egbaland - This region, a subset of Nigeria, is where the Yoruba people live.

Isara - This town is the town in which Father lives.

The Communal Mat - Wild Christian's refugee children all sleep on this object inside her bedroom.

The Radio - This object, to Wole, is a magical device, capable of behaving like a prophet.

Abeokuta Grammar School -...

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