Caryl Phillips Essays
Britishness as Dependent on Alienation in Foreigners College
Caryl Phillips’s Foreigners depicts three separate stories based on historical facts and accounts of three Black men living in Great Britain at different times. Their lives, though not literally intertwined, greatly inform one another due to what...
Ethnicity and the Other in Marshall and Phillips
The Nature of Blood
If a novel is indeed grounded in a vision of the world, how do authors who find themselves essentially "groundless", caught in a web of shifting homes, cultural allegiances, and ethnic identities find their unique vision? Paule Marshall and Caryl...