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voncole | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 17, 2011 at 1:07 AM via web

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What is mostly the treatment of women within her works

Comparision of 2 of her short stories with how women are treated in the same way.

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petraroser | High School Teacher | (Level 2) eNoter

Posted August 31, 2011 at 3:14 AM (Answer #1)

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Walker wanted readers to truly "see" things how they were.  How the Black Woman really lived, reacted, felt, dreamed, envied, etc.  They too were human beings...but did not feel, or were not viewed, as such.


Relationships between men, primarily white, and their treament toward Black Women was poor, unjust, ugly, and raw.


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