‘Vultures’ by Chinua Achebe
After reading the poem, answer the followingquestions:1.What is the weather like at the start of the poem? What kindof mood does this set?2.Find the description of the vultures’ appearance. What impressiondo the words and images used make ?3.What is it about vultures that surprises the poet?4.What was Belsen Camp? Why is it mentioned in the poem?5.What are the ‘fumes of humanroast’?6.What is it about the Commandant that surprises the poet?
What two points of view does the poet give us at theend?