African Motherhood: A Panic History in The Bluest Eye and Beloved

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Title African Motherhood: A Panic History in The Bluest Eye and Beloved
 
Creator Ganie, Mukhtar Ahmad
Tripathi, Dr. Shubhra
 
Subject Mother, Calamities, Paradigm, Assault, Sacrifice
 
Description Mother is a bonus bestowed upon humanity by Almighty Allah as she can claim all the calamities for her children to make them safe. The importance of mother as suggested by Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) If I (PBUH) would have been in prayer (Salat) and she (Mother) had called me, I (PBUH) would have left my prayer to listen to her first and then I would have completed my prayer. Here it shows the essence of mother, as she is the source for a man to claim the heaven. Nissim Ezekiel in one of his poems says, ‘Thank God! Scorpion picked on me and spared my children’ this shows that she can suffer the pain of poison to make safety of her children possible. African motherhood is a paradigm for mothers all over the world. These black mothers have suffered sexual abuse during the period of slavery to save their wards. They worked very hard and even sometimes murdered their children to save them from slavery and sexual assault from the rich white masters. Same thing can be seen in the novels of this study. This research paper will explore the circumstances that compelled mothers to sacrifice their wards and suffer the pangs for whole life. Importance of motherhood will be explored here.
 
Publisher Smart Moves
 
Date 2021-08-28
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/11148
10.24113/ijellh.v9i8.11148
 
Source SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH ; Vol. 9 No. 8 (2021); 9-24
2582-3574
2582-4406
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/11148/9303
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Mukhtar Ahmad Ganie, Dr. Shubhra Tripathi
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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