Uncle Tom
Well-meaning white man eaten by barbarians in Malawi. Africans can eat all a white man’s money and then eat him too, warns ‘The Lower River’ by Paul Theroux. The book is also seen by some as a critique of development aid. Uncle Tom says no. The hero of this book is a nice white man called Hock. He genuinely wants to help us black folks and have sex with black ladies. This, Uncle Tom can’t blame him for because, forgive me, but the book shows how Hocks’ own old lady doesn’t know how to treat a man.... Well-meaning white man eaten by barbarians in Malawi. Africans can eat all a white man’s money and then eat him too, warns ‘The Lower River’ by Paul...