"The Joys of Motherhood" Book Review by cee-cee

"The Joys of Motherhood"
An analysis of the plot and characters in "The Joys of Motherhood," written by Buchi Emecheta.
# 107029 | 1,027 words | 0 sources | 2008 | US
Published on Aug 19, 2008 in English (Analysis) , Literature (General)

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This paper discusses the novel, "The Joys of Motherhood," written by Buchi Emecheta. The paper discusses the central development of the main character, Nnu Ego and how the books shows the role of women within African society, particularly from a perspective of that role being severely limited and oppressive. The paper suggests that Emecheta's novel is one of the most influential books on native African society and their way of life.

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