Follow the course to gain an understanding of some of the central concerns of Post Colonial literature and get an introduction to some of the key texts.
The course has 9 sections:
Colonial History, Colonial Viewpoints, Colonial Literature
A Black Voice: Négritude
Achebe, Ngugi, Rhys
A Question of Identity
Ondaatje, Walcott, Rhys, Ngugi, Achebe, Friel, Smith
Acceptance or Rejection of the Coloniser
Naipaul, Roy, Walcott, Smith
What Are the Implications of Writing in English?
Achebe, Ngugi, Friel
Roy, Ondaatje, Ngugi, Narayan, Rushdie, Smith
Apartheid and the Anti-Apartheid Movement
A Different Set of Questions
Cather, Mansfield, Malouf