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Unformatted text preview: Via the women, Naylor creates different voices within a socio-cultural context. Community Theme Sisterhood & Family Theme o Brewster Place was like a family within the community. Most people were representing AFAM together. The ones left out were Lorraine and Theresa because they were different (lesbians). Naylors Scrutiny of Sexism and Black Male Violence o Still homophobia even within the community. We cant survive without one another. In the end, Lorraine sinks because they dont row togetherMattie: father, Butch, Basil o Black Male Violence Etta: Reverend Woods sexual abuse, used her Cora: men doing what felt good in the dark Ciel: Eugene Survival Hope & Redemption...
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2011 for the course WMST 1101 taught by Professor Miller during the Fall '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Fall '08
- The Women of Brewster Place