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Unformatted text preview: Flucas1 Crystal Flucas AP Language 1 st block J. Martin 14 December 2008 So many people in modern culture have lost their voices because of the inequality between men and women in society. In the novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God , the author, Zora Neale Hurston, attempts to show examples of inequality and equality through various character relationships. Janie, the novel's main character, encounters both inequality and equality through the treatment she receives during her three marriages to Logan Killicks, Joe Jody Starks, and Vergible Tea Cake Woods. Janie also has to deal with Nannys perception of a marriage while trying to fulfill her own wishes. Janie's first marriage to Logan Killicks shows a relationship based on inequality. Although Janie didnt want to marry Logan, she was forced to because of her grandmother, Nanny. Logan enters the marriage with a large portion of land; however, Janie enters the marriage with practically nothing. This ends up becoming a relationship based on inequality because Logan starts to use his ownership of the...
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