Framework of The Color Purple 3. The Character of Celie 3. Identification Process of Celie 4.
This endless feeling of shame made her voiceless, dumb. But by the end of the book we see an absolutely different personality— strong, self-confident, independent, brave enough to argue back to a man, to stand for her right not just to survive and to leave a full and happy life.
She knew no other way to build a relationship between a man and a woman. Little Squeak seemed to be her reflection; a quiet wife, who is ready to accept everything, ready to have an alias instead of a name.
Though it took time for Squeak to become Mary Agnes, this advice finally worked, and was important not only for Squeak but also for Ms. It showed her rethought of the word, her rethought of herself.
At that moment she was on her way to self-awareness as a person, who has right to be respected and does not silently agree with the unfair treatment of anyone, including herself.
She is in a separate reality for Celie. She showed her love, care, showed her that she really deserves it all in life and helped her to believe in it. It is hard to overvalue the influence of this woman, how she helped the protagonist to finally get the life she did not even dare to dream about in the beginning.
But the main thing Shug gave Calie was not her help in improving her material surroundings and becoming independent, but the feeling, that she actually deserves it all. In the end of the book we see an absolutely different woman, who is self-confident, dares to show her opinions, listens to her heart and follows its voice, feels in union with the nature the surrounds her and the whole world.
Finally this woman gets the last thing she needed to be happy, her sister, who she has not seen in so many years. After a long and complicated path through all possible boundaries, she became an absolutely different person, the complete opposite of her former self.
Alice Walker manages to provide completely happy ending to her book, but made it absolutely reasonably. Hartcourt, Orlando, first Harvest edition Celie's Growth in The Color Purple by Alice Walker The Color Purple is an award-winning novel written by Alice Walker. Originally published in , the novel tells about a black woman's life struggles.
Critically assess the dependency theory’s explanation of the lack of development in less developed countries. 2. Critically discuss the different conceptions of development. Does the basic needs theory (which adheres to a broader conception of development) .
Furthermore, it will evaluate Celie’s process in consideration of the given task and highlight the importance and universal validity of her development. The literature I have concentrated on is in large part taken from journals, that hold a broad range of essays on The Color Purple in general and on the character Celie in particular.
Lastly, I will examine the final stage and result of her development: the evolution of a dignified, self- confident woman. Eventually Chapter 5 will provide a brief summary of the discussion.
Furthermore, it will evaluate Celie’s process in consideration of the given task and highlight the importance and universal validity of her development.
When the novel opens, Celie is a young black girl living in Georgia in the early years of the twentieth century. She is largely uneducated; her letters to .
The novel's protagonist, at the beginning of the novel Celie is quiet, passive, and able to express herself only through letters to God. As a teenager she is repeatedly raped by her father (later revealed to be her stepfather), Pa, and gives birth to two children, Olivia and Adam, whom her stepfather gives away and who are raised by a missionary couple.
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|Forgot Password?||She is largely uneducated; her letters to God are written in non-standard dialect. Walker has called the dialect black folk language, and while it may not be polished English, it is raw and honest — and strong.|