Postcolonial Ponderings on Conquered Cultures

By Mr. Pseudonym, Jessica Barrett, and Michael James Follow this link to listen to Postcolonial Ponderings on Conquered Cultures. This podcast presents an episode of Postcolonial Ponderings and aims to educate the listener on colonialism and its effect on the cultures of colonized peoples. With the aid of a variety of literary, theoretical, and scholarly … Continue reading Postcolonial Ponderings on Conquered Cultures

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A Culture Policed by Strangers

By Mr. Pseudonym Incompatibilities between the cultures and values of British colonizers and their subjects are seen through the microcosm of a Nigerian tribe's practice of ritual suicide. The narrative of Africa's modernization during and after English colonial rule is more widely known than the cultural struggles that ensued as Africans tried to come to terms … Continue reading A Culture Policed by Strangers