Both the novel, Waiting for the Barbarians, and the film, Burn! are critiques of colonialism and nationalism. How did you respond personally to these two texts? Did you find their critiques to be compelling? Do you personally respond more to the novel or the film? Were there aspects to the style of the novel and/or the production values of the film that impacted the way you felt about the subjects?
Waiting for the Barbarians’ and ‘Burn