Feminism Margaret Atwood - Margaret Atwood is known for her...

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Margaret Atwood is known for her strong support of feminism, and is very popular with feminists. She often writes about female characters being victimized by the opposite sex, or suffering. Definition of Feminism (www.dictionary.com)- the doctrine advocating social, and all other rights of women equal to those of men. *put line breaks“The photograph was taken the day after I drowned. I am in the lake, in the center of the picture, just under the surface.” Lines (15-18) Atwood ties in the theme of feminism with this quotation, assuming that the narrator is either her or another female. It is possible that the lake’s surface combined with light reflection is merely a metaphor for the negative effects of the male gender on women. The light is merely a symbol for the identity of women. The second section describing when the speaker drowns is written entirely in parentheses, the use of this symbol is placed to establish an unworthiness of the character that is being drowned. In a more specific point of view, the fact that Atwood uses the parentheses
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