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What are the three most important aspects of Sula?

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This question is largely subjective as the "important aspects" of the novel may be defined in different ways.  I will approach this question by exploring three important thematic aspects of the novel. 

The first is the nature of the mother-child relationship in the novel.  The mothers have a sense of responsibility to their children; however, they are not affectionate towards them.  In the chapter titled "1923," Hannah asks her mother...

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