Chinua Achebe

Analysis of Poem 'A Mother in a Refugee Camp' by Chinua Achebe

Andrew has a keen interest in all aspects of poetry and writes extensively on the subject. His poems are published online and in print. 'A Mother in a Refugee Camp' is one of Chinua Achebe's best known poems. It focuses on the plight of a mother and her dead child, who she is about to bury, the son she will soon have to forget.