This free course concentrates on Sam Selvon's twentieth-century novel, The Lonely Londoners. It considers the depiction of migration in the text as well as Selvon's treatment of memory as a vital part of the migrant's experience.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
understand representations of the themes of migration and memory in Sam Selvon’s novel The Lonely Londoners
relate this text to the context of Caribbean migrant experience
carry out critical analysis of prose fiction
discuss the novel in relation to the concept of literatures.