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    Beauty in the Eyes of the Beholder Toni Morrison is an African-American writer. She is known to write stories that have important languages and messages. Particularly, her work, “The Bluest Eye”, which was written during the mid-1900s’, Morrison conveys the message that black wasn’t always beautiful. During that time period the black power movement was just beginning and it influenced many writers. These writers begun to write in “very powerful, aggressive, revolutionary fiction or nonfiction” and

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    Toni Morrison The issue of abandonment and the will that it takes to survive the hardship of it is a reoccurring theme in Toni Morrison's writing. Tar Baby, Sula and Paradise all deal with the issue of abandonment and how it relates to the characters in her stories. "Through her fiction, Toni Morrison intends to present problems, not their answers" (Moon). Her stated aim is to show "how to survive whole in a world where we are all of us, in some measure, victims of something." (Morrison) Morrison's

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    Toni Morrison The issue of abandonment and the will that it takes to survive the hardship of it is a reoccurring theme in Toni Morrison’s writing. Tar Baby, Sula and Paradise all deal with the issue of abandonment and how it relates to the characters in her stories. “Through her fiction, Toni Morrison intends to present problems, not their answers” (Moon). Her stated aim is to show "how to survive whole in a world where we are all of us, in some measure, victims of something." (Morrison)

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    My independent reading book, Beloved by Toni Morrison, was so full of heavy emotion. I really admire Toni Morrison’s use of language. She gives so much detail that I feel like I am there experiencing everything that Sethe is experiencing. She creates an irie suspense that bad things have happened in Sethe’s past and reveals them one by one as Sethe remember and lives through these memories. Morrison beautifully conveys the message that the past cannot be forgotten, it is always to be with us no matter

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    seen as a parallel to the actual thought process of abuse survivors, specifically ex-slaves. These revelations about the book’s narrative structure are key, as the novel is often hailed for its unique manner of recountal. The author of Beloved, Toni Morrison, is known for her use of extended parallelism, most notably for the “124 is ___” opening line at each of the novel’s three parts. However, when applying the rhetorical device to the bigger picture (the narrative structure)

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    The novel Beloved by Toni Morrison is set in1873 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Sethe, the protagonist and previous slave who was born in the South to an African mother she never met. When she was about thirteen-years-old, she was auctioned off to the Garners. They who own Sweet Home and exercise a good-natured kind of slavery. There were many other slaves, but mostly men, who end up running after Sethe, but never touched her. They were Paul F, Paul D, Sixo, Paul A, and Halle. Sethe ends up choosing Halle

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    Beloved, By Toni Morrison

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    In the novel, Beloved, written by Toni Morrison, many themes and symbols played a crucial role when analyzing a variety of different characters. One specific theme that has had an everlasting effect between characters and relationships throughout the novel is the transformation of the theme thick love. The idea of love in Toni Morrison 's Beloved is a complicated subject to understand. If love wasn 't hard enough to figure out, it is made more complex through the evils of slavery during this time

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    Beloved By Toni Morrison

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    Toni Morrison structures the novel by placing the reader into a scene where we know nothing, and unveiling events as we continue. In Beloved’s case, more information is represented through memories, whether it be Sethe’s two boys that ran away, or the death

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    Beloved by Toni Morrison

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    In the novel "Beloved" by Toni Morrison, Morrison has created two very powerful characters: Denver and Beloved. Denver and Beloved are sisters, but in a sense, they weren't always. It used to just be Denver and her mother, Sethe, that lived together in a house. That house was passed down to them by Denver's grandmother, Baby Suggs, which was given to her by a white couple who were out to help the blacks. Sethe and Denver were very content with the way things were. Sethe had a paying job as a cook

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    Beloved by Toni Morrison

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    characters so profound. For a ghost, Beloved exerts a ton and control over most of the characters, affecting nearly every part of their lives, their ability to live in peace, their ability to love one another, and to move on with their lives. Toni Morrison suggests, it is not embodied in flesh and blood, she “lives” among the cast of characters and her presence, she creates among the characters a persistent discomfort and discontent. It is a profound impact that Beloved has upon Sethe and her family

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