Literature-In-English Paper 3, May/June 2014  
Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Main
General Comments

Question 2

Assess the impact of colonialism in the play.


The following points are relevant:
(1)       A brief introduction with regard to colonialism.
(2)       A detailed discussion of at least three of the following aspects of colonialism in the play:

  1. The blind invitation of western culture by some characters in the play;
  2. The disregard for African marital engagement as exhibited by  Mr. Okudu and Miss Tsiba and its consequences;
  3. Abuse of African funeral rites – Mr. Tsiba;
  4. A shift from African food and drinks by some characters;
  5.  The wrong use of English Language by some characters.   

The question was well attempted by most of the candidates and the performance was good.

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