Alex La Guma Questions and Answers

Alex La Guma

In order to answer your question, it is important to distinguish form and content. The content of the novel would be its plot line, characters, and themes. The form of the novel would be the...

Latest answer posted June 26, 2019, 3:55 pm (UTC)

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Alex La Guma

"The Lemon Orchard" is a story that appeared in A Walk in the Night and Other Stories (1962), the first book by the South African writer Alex La Guma. I will address the three sections of your...

Latest answer posted February 27, 2018, 6:52 pm (UTC)

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Alex La Guma

In Alex la Guma's fiction the settings are in South Africa under the rule of apartheid, which began in 1948. Therefore, setting has everything to do with character development in la Guma's stories....

Latest answer posted February 10, 2010, 8:15 am (UTC)

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Alex La Guma

One trait I noticed about the form of Alex La Guma's novel is the size of many of the paragraphs. The paragraphs are quite big and dense. They are packed with thoughts from the characters,...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2020, 4:28 pm (UTC)

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