Old Man With Enormous Wings Feminism

Decent Essays
In the story A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings, by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, this story plays a very big role with Feminism. First of all, this story was written by a man, therefor gives this story a man’s perspective right from the start. The feminism approach explains why men and woman have the roles that they do in this story. The relationship between men and women are portrayed in this story by their jobs and what they do. Pelayo is the supporter for the family. This is shown because he’s the only one who has a job so they can have money, food, and shelter for his wife and kid. He is mainly the protector of his family, and without him, the family would fall apart. Elisenda, is portrayed as the typical stay-at-home mom, or otherwise known
Get Access