Everything you need to understand or teach In the Castle of My Skin by George Lamming.
In the Castle of My Skin is an autobiographical account of author George Lamming’s childhood growing up in Barbados. The narrative takes place from the time the narrator, G, is nine to when he is seventeen. The novel begins on the narrator’s ninth birthday, which is marked by heavy rains that cause severe flooding. The narrator’s mother states that these waters are a ‘blessing,’ but the narrator remains unsure.
In the Castle of My Skin Lesson Plans contain 135 pages of teaching material, including: