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The Bluest Eye

Toni Morrison

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Bouson, J. Brooks. Quiet As It’s Kept: Shame, Trauma, and Race in the Novels of Toni Morrison. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2000.

Conner, Marc C., ed. The Aesthetics of Toni Morrison: Speaking the Unspeakable. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2000.

David, Ron. Toni Morrison Explained: A Reader’s Road Map to the Novels. New York: Random House, 2000.

Gates, Henry Louis and K. A. Appiah, ed. Toni Morrison: Critical Perspectives Past and Present. New York: Amistad, 1993.

Kubitschek, Missy Dehn. Toni Morrison: A Critical Companion. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1998.

Morrison, Toni. Conversations with Toni Morrison. Ed. Danille Taylor-Guthrie. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1994.

Peterson, Nancy J., ed. Toni Morrison: Critical and Theoretical Approaches. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Rice, Herbert William. Toni Morrison and the American Tradition: A Rhetorical Reading. New York: Peter Lang, 1996.

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Character of Picola Breedlove in The Bluest Eye.

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Answer: The Bluest Eye, written by Toni Morrison is a very noteworthy work in English Literature. However, a tragic character is a creative art suffers from a tragic flaw. In a modern tragedy the tragic protagonist may suffer from the reason he or she is not responsible. In “The Bluest Eye”, Tony Morrison presents a more complicated portrayal of racism of an African American girl called Pecola B... Read more

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Discuss about the Themes and Symbols of The Bluest Eye.

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Answer: Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye is definitely a masterpiece in English Literature. Here in this writing, Toni Morrison has included some of important themes and symbols which make the writing more prominent. In Toni Morrison’s, The Bluest Eye, theme, symbols and characterization contribute to the formation of the novel. The novel further shows the way white beauty can easily be degradi... Read more

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The Bluest Eye is the quest for individual identity and perception of beauty – elucidate.

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Answer: The Bluest eye is one of the finest pieces of English literature. This masterpiece is written by Toni Morrison. Here in this novel The Breedlove family has shown the individual identity and perception of beauty perfectly. The Breedlove family is a group of people under the same roof, a family by name only. Cholly the head person of the family is always drunk and an abusive man. His abusive i

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