Post Colonial


Americanah
A Brief History of Seven Killings
The Lowland
An Untamed State
We Need New Names
Open City
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia
River of Smoke
The Inheritance of Loss
The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America
In the Light of What We Know
Zoo City
Tigerman
The Long Song
The Frangipani Hotel
Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1)
Wide Sargasso Sea
The God of Small Things
Midnight's Children
Disgrace
The Poisonwood Bible
Nervous Conditions
Orientalism
Half of a Yellow Sun
Heart of Darkness
Americanah
The Wretched of the Earth
Black Skin, White Masks
One Hundred Years of Solitude
A Small Place
Heart of Darkness by Joseph ConradMidnight's Children by Salman RushdieThe God of Small Things by Arundhati RoyThings Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeWide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
Colonial and Post-colonial Literature
158 books — 73 voters
The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran DesaiInterpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa LahiriThe Namesake by Jhumpa LahiriMidnight's Children by Salman RushdieThe Shadow Lines by Amitav Ghosh
Best Diasporic Fiction
19 books — 13 voters

White Teeth by Zadie SmithSmall Island by Andrea LevyThe Lonely Londoners by Sam SelvonBrick Lane by Monica AliThe Buddha of Suburbia by Hanif Kureishi
Postcolonial Britain
69 books — 22 voters


Robert Antoni
I say, ‘Man, you best behave youself this time, cause we ain’t never getting this mattress out from in here.’ … Berry say, ‘Don’t you worry about that. Cause I’s a married man now, I got to behave. My name done write.’ He say, ‘Why I going in some other bed when I got this big foam bed to lie in?’ I say, ‘It ain’t the bed it’s who does hot the sheets.’ He say, ‘Well best bring them sheets let we hot them up right now.
Robert Antoni, Blessed Is the Fruit

Robert Antoni
I ain't know what it is to be a girl Mistress Grandsol. I pass straight from child to woman without even a pause for girl between. Girl is a privilege I never know.
Robert Antoni, Blessed Is the Fruit

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A bitter memory
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