Els 102 Introduction to Nigerian Literature
Takes a stand on whether or not humanity should avenge divinity
In religious terms, divinity or godhead is the state of things that come from a supernatural power or deity, such as a god, Supreme Being, creator deity, or spirits, and are therefore regarded as sacred and holy. Avenging for divinity at the other hand is the act of seeking revenge or inflicting harm on a giving individual, group of people or institution on behalf of a given supernatural being.
ELS 102; SHOULD HUMANITY AVENGE DIVINITY? It is an analysis with Chinua Achebe's dead men's path and Reuben Onyishi's clash of divinity. in the two novels, the point that humanity should not avenge divinity was made clear and concise. In dead men's path, obi Micheal tries going contrary to the tradition of the people and thereby causing more harm than good in the community and then denting his image as the village headmaster. In Reuben Onyishi's clash of divinity some forces that tries manipulating Zeus- position as the God's anointed prophet in assemblies divine church were rendered thwarted. some other instances that proved that humanity shouldn't avenge divinity in the two books were also analyzed in the write up. there are also intrigue filled instances in the texts.
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