Trapped Between Different Cultures Essay
How does Jolil feel trapped between the two cultures in the short story Kiss Miss Carol by Farrukh Dhondy?
In this essay I shall be discussing and looking at how Jolil feels, distressed between two different cultures that he is living in, at school and at home. Jolil feels stuck between the two cultures because his family are Muslim. Their culture is Bangladeshi and he is living in Britain in the East End of London. In ‘Kiss Miss Carol’ I think Farrukh Dhondy is trying to emphasise the contrast between the two different cultures and put across to the audience how difficult it is to merge them together harmoniously.
In ‘Kiss Miss Carol’ Jolil’s father works hard and wants his son to follow …show more content…
Studying the differences of two separate cultures in this essay has made me realise that it can be really tough, especially at school. I have learnt that boys and girls cannot live a normal life, being trapped between two very contrasting cultures. They have to abide by the rules of their religion. Two very different, individual cultures diverging together can be extremely