That show celebrates it 33rd anniversary this year. In addition, the Lick Mout' Lou character has spawned imitations in various sections of the media over the years. I believe we need to place this work in the context of Barbadian fictional writings and to demonstrate its capacity to engage serious and sustained thought. This was an academically risky, but I felt worthwhile, endeavour. These are absolutely not normally thought of in the same breath! Nevertheless, I argue in the thesis that Lamming employed strategies in the writing of his classic novel In The Castle Of My Skin, which put him and Jeannette Layne-Clark as fellow participants in a common tradition.
I didn't know that she had died, until I read your post. I am saddened. I attended a Pampalam performance at the Daphne Joseph Hacket Theatre before they tore it down, and I thoroughy enjoyed it. I also was able to meet her through a performing arts program at Cave Hill.
Bajan dialect is a unique language of Barbados. Its origin dates back to the times when slaves were brought to Barbados and forced to speak English. This language then became a way of communication among enslaved Africans, much to the disadvantage of their slave masters who had difficulty understanding what was being communicated. Bajan dialect is one of the most prevalent attributes that connect the people of Barbados to their African and English heritage. Click below to see our: 1.