Trivia Question

Trivia Question: What author of The Jungle Book was known as “The Bard of Empire”?

Answer: Rudyard Kipling

Kipling was born in Bombay when India was under the control of Great Britain. As such, he grew up surrounded by imperialism and developed some rather radical views on the benefits of imperialism for those it dominated. Many of his stories were tinged by his upbringing in one way or another.

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