Pulling It Together: Human Resilience and Community in Toni Morrison’s Beloved

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Title Pulling It Together: Human Resilience and Community in Toni Morrison’s Beloved
 
Creator Yadav, Ankur
 
Subject Black Community, Human Resilience, Resistance, Trauma, Solidarity.
 
Description Toni Morrison’s Beloved is the story of the sufferings of Afro-American’s slavery, trauma of being forced to leave their homelands, horrors of parting with their relatives and the resilience of the Black Community to restore peace and harmony among themselves. The present paper demonstrates the extent to which individuals need the support of their communities in order to survive and how the community as a whole rises resiliently to overcome the trauma and pacify the sufferings of individuals. Morrison in this novel, benevolently asserts the need of community, its solidarity and its interdependence in offering resistance and kindling the spirit of resilience for the individual redemption by knitting a diverse and fragmented narrative only to be exorcised for a better future.
 
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/11151
10.24113/ijellh.v9i8.11151
 
Source SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH ; Vol. 9 No. 8 (2021); 69-77
2582-3574
2582-4406
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/11151/9306
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Ankur Yadav
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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