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Who is Janie in Their Eyes Were Watching God?
Janie is our heroine, narrator, tour guide, and all-around hero. She’s the lens through which we see the world of turn-of-the-20th-century Florida. And she’s also an incurable romantic. We don’t mean that she’s always listening to vintage Celine Dion and sighing into her pillow.
How does Janie Grow in Their Eyes Were Watching God?
Following Janie’s Developement in Their Eyes Were Watching God. People grow and develop at different rates. Janie develops as a woman with the three marriages she has. In each marriage she learns precious lessons, has increasingly better relationships, and realizes how a person is to live his/her life.
When was Janie born in Their Eyes Were Watching God?
Zora Neale Hurston was born on January 7, 1891, but she claimed to have been born in 1901 in order to receive a high school education even though she was already in her mid-20s.
Why should I read Their Eyes Were Watching God?
The first reason you’ll like Their Eyes Were Watching God is because it reads fairly quickly, despite the colloquialisms and black southern dialect. It’s a story that moves. Second, you’ll enjoy this story because it has interesting characters who do interesting and unexpected things, as alluded to above.