scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 706
Zora Neale Hurston author of Their Eyes Were Watching God writes of a main character using many figurative devices in the explanations of the character Janie the main character has a good strong way of living her life when she can Hurston uses Janies way of life and characteristics to build her up when she writes gracefully of Janie Figurative devices by Hurston develop Janie into a strong independent woman Throughout the book Hurston uses Janies long hair to help resemble her freedom This business of the head-rag irked her endlessly But Jody was set on it Her hair was NOT going to show in the store It didnt seem sensible at all That was because Joe never told Janie how jealous he was 51 Janies freedom is taken away when she cannot release her hair freely the way Jody didnt want her to Jody Janies second husband understood how beautiful Janie was so he didnt want anything to come between him and her The young girl was gone but a handsome woman had taken her place She tore off the kerchief form her head and let down her plentiful hair The weight the length the glory was there 83 Hurston uses this imagery of Janies hair to resemble how great and beautiful her hair is After Jody died Janie let down her hair something Jody would never let and this is a break away from Jody and towards independence for Janie Janies mindset changes as she is free t live once her hair is let down Hurston uses figurative devices in physical descriptions of Janie which also make her a stronger woman Shes way past forty to my knowledge Phoebe No moren forty at de outside 3 Imagery of Janies youthfulness reflects onto the people that she is a strong woman and liberated to do what she want as she uses her youthful look to help her Her good looks help her in
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA