Sula Questions and Answers

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Communication is important in the novel because in becoming free of old stereotypes, the character Sula also isolates herself from the ability to communicate with others, thus breaking community...

Latest answer posted November 2, 2007, 10:32 pm (UTC)

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Toni Morrison has helped African-Americans identify and embrace the both the "African" and "American" portions of their heritage in a way that few other writers have been able...

Latest answer posted July 22, 2007, 9:42 am (UTC)

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In Sula, the relationships between daughters, mothers, and grandmothers is quite complicated. Sula's mother Hannah tells her daughter that she loves her but that she does not like her. Hannah...

Latest answer posted October 5, 2010, 5:15 am (UTC)

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Morrison may have chosen to include the racial slurs to underline how pervasive racism was in her time. The unofficial name of Medallion (The Bottom) was actually derived from sophistry and...

Latest answer posted August 24, 2016, 6:25 pm (UTC)

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Well, I'd say she was responsible for Chicken Little. She was swinging him around when he soared from her hands and into the water. She was doing it, even if Nel was also there. However, as far as...

Latest answer posted October 10, 2008, 2:57 am (UTC)

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It's a hot summer's day in July, and Sula's mother, Hannah, is sitting in the kitchen with two of her friends, Patsy and Valentine, chewing the fat about the challenges of raising children....

Latest answer posted June 14, 2019, 7:15 pm (UTC)

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I didn't find a case study per se, but I did find a very descriptive synopsis of the book on Wikipedia. *See http://www.en.wikipedia/wiki/Sula_(novel) for the full synopsis.* Here's a few lines...

Latest answer posted July 31, 2010, 8:37 am (UTC)

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If the author of the summary, (whether it was Morrison or someone else) is not identified under the summary, it is more than likely just an uncredited summary by someone who works for the...

Latest answer posted April 29, 2007, 1:46 pm (UTC)

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There are several options; Sula lends itself directly to feminist criticism. Sula's family is often criticized by other residents of the Bottom, and particularly the women of the family are seen...

Latest answer posted June 24, 2010, 11:59 pm (UTC)

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While it is in chapter three that Nel Wright and her mother Helene move to Medallion, the greatest change in this chapter is the internal change in Nel. After Nel sees her mother turn to...

Latest answer posted April 16, 2008, 7:06 am (UTC)

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Yes, Sula should have told Nel. To carry a secret like that could kill her. She needed someone else to know, someone else to guide her, and someone else to reassure her that she wasn't necessarily...

Latest answer posted January 4, 2008, 4:06 am (UTC)

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