Who is Janie in Their Eyes Were Watching God?

Answer Janie was a women who was married three times and her journey with three very different men whom she married.

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Irony from the novel their eyes are watching god?

Janie was on a quest to discover her voice through a perfect partner, and she finds her voice at the end of the book by losing her near perfect match. In most of her relationships the case seemed t... Read More »

Symbolism in Their Eyes Were Watching God?

Janies hair, the pear tree, and Janies headwrap

Where did their eyes were watching god take place?

Their Eyes were Watching God took place in the 1920's in Eatonville, Florida.

Is there personification in the eyes are watching god?

Zora Neale Hurston includes personification in her novel to illustrate certain events with a deeper perspective. For instance, "the monster began to roll in his bed," (Hurston 158.) Through this st... Read More »