He said ”So many people have critiqued my exam question on Obi Cubana likened to the Great Gatsby. Some demand that l make statement on what value l wanted to communicate with the question.
Now l usually do not respond to criticisms because criticism does not allow any form of tyranny or an attempt to legislate values. Now Great Gatsby is a character in the novel The Great Gatsby and it is studied as a modern text, which is foregrounded in modernism as a movement. Modernism is subversive: it subverts both positive and negative values and keeps open the horizon of understanding and
Insight. People are free to form their opinions; but l simply encouraged my students not to make idol of beliefs: be it the belief that everything is about ‘ibute ike’ or the belief that they are holier than others”.