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Drama, Women's Studies
Each story in The Women of Brewster Place is told in the voice of a third-person omniscient narrator who takes on the perspective of the featured character(s).
The Women of Brewster Place is told in the past tense.
The title The Women of Brewster Place, subtitled A Novel in Seven Stories, refers to the seven women whose lives are explored in the work. Each has come to live in the housing project on Brewster Place—a dead-end street in an unnamed city in the northern United States.
This study guide and infographic for Gloria Naylor's The Women of Brewster Place offer summary and analysis on themes, symbols, and other literary devices found in the text. Explore Course Hero's library of literature materials, including documents and Q&A pairs.