Consider the various portrayals of the female characters in Maggie: A Girl of the Streets, “Modern Times”, and Bessie Smith’s Version of T’ ain’t Nobody’s Biznesss If I Do. Comment on the differing views of the “New Woman” – that is the woman outside the home. Explore the notion of women viewed as commodities versus independent women that have agency; that are able to act effectively in the world
Distinguish between the constructions of racial identity in The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man and Passing. How do they reflect a different view of America? Then draw some comparisons between the construction of racial identity in these works and of feminine identity in the previous works.
Place an order of a custom essay for this assignment with us now. You are guaranteed; a custom premium paper being delivered within its deadline, personalized customer support and communication with your writer through out the order preparation period.