Anita and Me. By Meera Syal. Anita and Me. Is Meera Syal’s first novel Was made into a film in 2002, in which she starred. Meera Syal. Is an actress, writer and novelist with a number of TV, theatre and film credits.
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She lives in the village of Tollington (a fictional ex-mining village outside Birmingham) in the black country.
The Black Country is a loosely defined area of the English West Midlands, to the north and west of Birmingham, and to the south and east of Wolverhampton. By the late 19th century, this area had become one of the most intensely industrialised in the nation.
It is estimated up to a million people were killed during the Partition.
For many people, particularly those from the Punjab, the social and economic disruption caused by the Partition drove them to leave for Britain. Some had family who served in the British Army and for others, earlier patterns of migration meant that they had relatives already living in Britain.
Over their faces as trains left both India and Pakistan. This is a train to Pakistan being given a warm send-off.15 million people were uprooted from their homeland and travelled on foot, bullock carts and trains to their promised new home.