Language Wars

By Jamie Taylor, Elizabeth Albright, & Mikey Minihan Follow this link to listen to Language Wars. This podcast, entitled “Language Wars,” is presented by MJE podcast productions and focuses on a highly contested debate in postcolonial literature – the role that the language a text is written in plays. Some authors believe that their works … Continue reading Language Wars

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A Small Place Living in a Big Shadow

By Jamie Taylor A paradise of beauty and natural serenity face off with cultural ignorance, systemic oppression, and colonial history in Jamaica Kincaid's scathing indictment of Western involvement in Antigua. In just 81 pages, A Small Place by Jamaica Kincaid takes readers on a brutally personal journey with depths as wide as the British colonial … Continue reading A Small Place Living in a Big Shadow