You will need to do some additional research and then write a paragraph on each of the contextual factors; explaining in your own words, how and why they are relevant to the story. Add your paragraphs to the blog.
- Slavery and emancipation
- Colonial influence/ownership
- Status of women in England and Caribbean cultures
- Wealth/social class and English inheritance laws
- The supernatural (Obeah)
- Attitudes towards race and colonialism – at the time and now.