The Edible Woman: A Perspective of Women

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Title The Edible Woman: A Perspective of Women
 
Creator Dolly, Moirangthem
 
Subject Edible, Whirlwind Change, Consumerism, Marriage.
 
Description In many respects, The Edible Woman was created during a ‘whirlwind change’. Atwood successfully links together ‘ideas of marriage’ and ‘consumerism’ as related to the ideas and the perceptions of the self. In this novel, Atwood produces a world centred around a young woman, Marian MacAlpin, who is thrust into the role of fiancé and the traditional position. The Edible Woman is successful because it pulls us into Marian’s world and makes us a part of it. Things at first appear to be crystal and real. The moments of her daily life are presented in ways that a reader can relate to. Marian’s life seems acceptable and worthwhile. This paper highlights a perspective of women through Marian, the protagonist of Atwood’s The Edible Woman.
 
Publisher Smart Moves
 
Date 2021-07-28
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/11132
10.24113/ijellh.v9i7.11132
 
Source SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH ; Vol. 9 No. 7 (2021); 85-93
2582-3574
2582-4406
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/11132/9293
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Moirangthem Dolly
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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