Half of a Yellow Sun

Half of a Yellow Sun

Half of a Yellow Sun Symbols

The title of the novel comes from the image of the Biafran flag, which is composed of half of a yellow sun over stripes of red, black and green. In the novel Olanna teaches her… (read full symbol analysis)
As a youth in England, Richard is first intrigued by Nigeria when he sees an image of its roped pots. The roped pots were part of ancient Igbo-Ukwu art and artifacts unearthed in Nigeria in… (read full symbol analysis)