Their Eyes Were Watching God Questions and Answers
by Zora Neale Hurston

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What is Janie doing while Joe entertains the crowd in Their Eyes Were Watching God?

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In Zora Neal Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God, Janie Crawford's personal growth is tracked through each of her three relationships. While Logan might wish to see her as a mule, or basically as the lowest of people in society's hierarchy, fit only for hard labor at menial profit (essentially replicating a sharecropper or near-slave-like existence), Joe Starks seeks to imitate the white middle class. Buying a store, becoming mayor,...

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