Question: English & Literature

What is the significance of the Egwugwu Gods in Things Fall Apart?
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The gods serve as judges in the community and keep the village organized and productive. They are also symbolic in the story of the culture of the people, so when they are replaced by a white man's court systems, it is symbolic of the death of the culture of the village. 

MHood2 | 740 days ago