Femininity And Masculinity In The Book Home

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Toni morrison in the book home explores the complexities of femininity and masculinity. This topic has been a big source of discussion debate within literature and society. Through the use of characters such as frank Ycidra, lilly as well as others morrison challenges the common idea that women are more dependent on men than men are on women. Toni morrison uses frank money a vet who returned from the war to put a new perspective on how female and male genders rely on each other when frank gets home from the war he clearly suffers with ptsd as well as a loss of character and purpose leaving him in a blank state trying to refind where he belongs while he was with lily his girlfriend their relationship became unhealthy in many ways as seen on
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