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The author of the book uses simple English that is easily understood by readers who are not first English speakers.
This has enabled readers from Spain where the book is set to understand its contents. The book is divided into seventeen separate chapters with each chapter covering a different story about the fate of women in Miguel Street. Although this kind of structure makes the book to appear broader, it has enabled the author to develop deferent themes about women without complexity.
These themes are unified by use of a common unnamed author who narrates events about different character from one story to another. This enables readers to understand the flow of events from one chapter to another.
Use of different stories in the novel makes the book more interested to the readers since the monotony in reading one continuous story is broken as one shifts from one story to another. The setting of the book is also in cohesion with the themes addressed in the by the author.
The book is set in Miguel street in Trinidad one of the towns in western Spain. The street is a slum where living standards are poor due to poverty, high population, lack of employment and income by the residents. The fact that Naipaul intended to address issues facing women before and during the Second World War makes his choice of setting a suitable one.
Spain was one of the countries affected by war and people were busy working hard to shape their lives.
Slums were mostly affected and Miguel Street was a good choice of a setting to present such experiences. This choice of a really place for the setting of the novel makes the story more factual and themes are believd to represent the actual life of people and events in that region.
This makes the book to be more logical to readers as they read more to familiarize with what happened in Trinidad during the First World War two. Style of narration is also important in literary writings. Miguel Street is written in first person narration style whereby an unnamed young character describes what is happening to different characters through out the book.
Naipaul decided to use an imaginary narrator in order to avoid a state of biasness in his stories. Use of first person narration also makes the novel more understandable. Readers of the novel are able to capture the actual picture of the kind of life women of Miguel Street went through.
This has made it easier for beginners, especially the juniors and non first English speakers, to understand the book without referring to guides and reviews by advanced readers.
The narrator is able bring harmony between different chapters and stories in the book. Limited time offer Place an order The book is more of a comedy that is in form of short stories than a single continuous story.
This style of writing has enabled the author to bring serious and sensitive issues in Trinidad in a humorous manner in order to avoid creation of tension among the readers.
The book consists of comic characters that leave the readers smiling regardless of the weight of the matter addressed. This is clearly illustrated in the book by the use of characters such as Mr. Popo, a carpenter who never finishes making anything and is always working on one thing without a name.
Poet Wordsworth is a character in the novel that creates a lot of humor through his peculiar behavior. He is working of the greatest poem ever written but the funny thing is that he has never written past the first line.
The book is rich in symbols and imagery that are used by the author to pass on the intended message to the readers. This has enabled the author to politely address sensitive issues for only his targeted readers to understand.
He was also able to highlight position of a woman in Miguel Street using these literary skills. Masculinity and Femininity is one of the core themes in this book. The author wanted to bring into light the plight of women in Spain before and during the First World War.Media in category "San Miguel, Manila" The following 57 files are in this category, out of 57 total.
Miguel Street written by V.S. Naipaul is a breathtaking novel about the people. The narrator, whose name is never revealed, recalls his encounters and memories with each one of the people living on Miguel Street.
As the novel progresses, the narrator grows up and develops his own identity/5. #PermitBetty who attempted to call the cops on a San Francisco street later identified as Derrick Miguel Perryman, say as Felina walks away.
all white women from the Bay Area who felt the. See 2 photos and 1 tip from 55 visitors to 47 Street. "La música de fondo es excelente, de 10!". Singer Usher and his wife of two years, Grace Miguel, are calling it quits. The notoriously private couple has mutually decided to end their marriage and confirmed the news in a joint statement.
Maternal Instinct -Miguel Street In this story, the core of the story is about the neighbor next to the narrator. The neighbor is a single mother of eight children, from seven different men.