Belonging Place

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Finding a sense of belonging to a place can influence an individual’s sense of acceptance within the community and culture or opposingly can enhance their sense of isolation and alienation from society.This is reflected through Raimond Gaita’s memoir Romulus My Father and Manfred Jurgensen’s poem Bonegilla 1916 through extensive literary devices.We learn individuals perceptions of place and their ability to adjust to new places governs their ability to belong and feel at home with new cultures.
An individuals perception of the surrounding landscape will govern and influence their ability to reconcile a sense of belonging within the community.This message is highlighted through the character of Romulus who displays pessimist perceptions
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An individuals sense of belonging within society is governed by their perspectives and views towards their environment and landscape,their own ability to adjust and appreciate the environment governs whether they can feel at home with their setting or alienate themselves from new cultures and long for old traditions.Raimond Gaita’s Romulus My Father and Manfred Jurgensen’s Bonegilla 1961 reflect the consequences of negative perceptions and an inability to understand new landscapes which lead to negative consequences.

Finding a sense of belonging to a place can influence an individual’s sense of acceptance within the community and culture or opposingly can enhance their sense of isolation and alienation from society. SOLID OPENING This is reflected through Raimond Gaita’s memoir Romulus My Father UNDERLINE and Manfred Jurgensen’s poem Bonegilla 1916 61? SINGLE QUOTE MARKS FOR THE TITLES OF POEMS through extensive literary devices. INCLUDE SOME MORE INFORMATION ABOUT EACH TEXT We learn individuals perceptions of place and their ability to adjust to new places governs their ability to belong and feel at home with new cultures. GOOD REINFORCEMENT OF THESIS
An individuals APOSTROPHE perception of the surrounding landscape will govern and influence their
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