Everything you need to understand or teach Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih.
"It was, gentlemen, after a long absence - seven years to be exact, during which time I was studying in Europe - that I returned to my people" (Chapter 1, pg. 1). He returned to the small village of the Nile because he missed his people. The man had been gone for seven years. He was happy to be back and they were happy to have him back. He had missed the closeness of tribal life during his stay in Europe. It was good to wake up in his own familiar bed with the familiar sounds of the wind outside.
The narrator of the story, who is never given a name, is from a poor Sudanese village and he is the one that tells the story of Mustafa Sa'eed, in bits and pieces throughout the book. He spends seven years studying in Europe earning a doctorate. When he returns, he...
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