Category Archive: Toni Morrison

Oct 14

M. Murad

Character of Pecola in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye.

Character of Pecola in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye. Protagonist: Pecola is the protagonist of The Bluest Eye, but despite this central role; she is passive and remains a mysterious character.  Pecola is the eleven-year-old black girl around whom the story revolves. She is abused by almost everyone in the novel and eventually suffers two hurtful rapes. Pecola’s …

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Oct 14

M. Murad

Significance of the Title of The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

Significance of the Title of The Bluest Eye. Naturally finding a self-identity is often a sign of maturing and growing up. We find it as the main issue in Toni Morrison’s novelThe Bluest Eyes. There are several characters in this novel, such as; Pecola Breedlove, Cholly Breedlove, and Pauline Breedlove who search for their identity …

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