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Flashcards in their eyes--chapters 1-10 Deck (30):
1

3 examples of male voice

logan- soft then cruel
Jody- demanding, powerful, belittles
teacake- sweet, flirty, light, fun

2

3 examples of women's voice

Pheobe- calm, advisory, acceptive
mrs. Robbins- begging
nanny- protective, fearful
Janie-fluctuates, no voice-> builds up strength

3

author's voice is

poetic and colloquial

4

examples of domestic images

well, if she must eat out of a long-handled spoon, she must
nanny is a cracked plate
janie starched and ironed her face
Joe's fat hangs off like bags off of an ironing board

5

Johnny taylor represents

janie's loss of innocence

6

logan represents

security, pacify nann

7

joe represents

horizon->abusive

8

teacake represents

real sexual awakening, nice, respect, equality

9

richard Wright was

bitter towards the novel because it was not a protest novel

10

alice walker says that women

can choose when to use their voice

11

debate over voice in the novel

janie should have used her voice

12

quest images

road
gate
horizon

13

joe abuses janie twice. when?

over her cooking
at the store when she insulted jody

14

janie's quest is not for ___
she could have_____
she doesn't like to be ______
she wants a _____

things
thrown over logan's land
set apart
relationship

15

logan though of janie as a

worker

16

joe though of janie as a

trophy wife

17

canon-

list of accepted works

18

Janie has been to the big

association of life

19

what is the big association of life

death- tragedy

20

who hasn't been to the big association of life

the porch

21

nanny thinks the chair represents

relaxation

22

joe thinks the chair represents

high chair with Janie- isolation

23

the porch thinks the chair represents

talk and gossip

24

Janie despises

isolation and the chair

25

who becomes the bearer of Janie's tale

Pheobe

26

why doesn't janie use her voice

because she knows that the town won't listen to her, they will listen to Pheobe

27

He was a whirlwind among breezes

metaphor to Joe

28

face look like it didn't have 1 day of spring

plantation mistres

29

who is compared to a skull head

logan

30

who said "you ain't going into that mess of commoness

Joe

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