Is "A Passage to India a Post-Colonial Movie?
The presentation given to our class by Dr. B. exposed an area of history that I knew almost nothing about. Her perspective was indeed an interesting one, and I am thankful to have heard such an accurate description. It was insightful to learn about the British intruding on a nation other than the United States, and obviously generated a similar sentiment as it had some centuries ago in our nation. After discussing the material in class, it is clear that "A Passage to India is very much a post-colonial movie, because the British presence was still evident throughout India even though they had withdrawn from the nation.
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