Notes Mahasweta Devi. Breast-Giver

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“ruins”
a
woman’s
body?
Why
do
the
wives
in
 the
Haldar
family
prefer
not
to
breast‐feed?
Why
wouldn’t
their
husbands
 want
their
wives
to
bread‐feed
their
babies?
 3.
What
type
of
woman
is
Jashoda?
Does
the
short
story
invite
us
to
be
 sympathetic
to
her,
or
be
critical
of
her?
Discuss
both
possibilities.
 4.
Jashoda
could
be
a
metaphor
for
_________.
 5.
How
does
the
short
story
explore
the
idea
of
motherhood?
Is
there
a
 connection
between
bearing
children
and
being
a
mother?
Do
we
get
a
 sense
of
a
loving...
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2014 for the course ENGL 2112 taught by Professor Dr.kyounghyekwon during the Fall '13 term at N. Georgia.

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