Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

AmLit.project.4B

THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES.MOOD AND SYMBOL
by

jessa laguna

on 30 October 2012

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of AmLit.project.4B

THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES MOOD AND SYMBOL Irrationality of
Prejudice and stereotyping feminine divinity Lily's father criticism
of her reading a book. THE SECRET LIFE
OF BEES since the story take place in the
age of Civil Right, it is also the
time of aggravating racism.
3 of the most racists
men in their town, insulted and harassed
Rosaleen (Lily's fierce-hearted African
American nanny) Even the main characters showed stereotyping. Lily has show stereotyping that all African American were like Rosaleen as uneducated and Laborer. June, one the Boatwright sisters, also showed stereotyping toward Lily. As individual,human can display a complex array of personality traits and characteristics, regardless of skin color or ethnicity A Little bit of
Abusive and Mystery The Black Mary as a Symbol Did Lily's mother wanted to
leave her?? Power of women coming together to create
a sanctuary of true family and home. Longing for universal
feminine divine. To mother each other
and themselves. The Black Mary lead Lily to August, which she found female companionship and fulfill of Lily's longing for her mother.

The Black Mary symbolize of a mother of humanity and surrogates.

It tend women support, comfort, encourage and love each other, and to feel empowered as a woman. Beehives as a Symbol In August's pink house is like a community of bees where they live, work, and produce honey in beehives. The Virgin Mary was the queen, and they are the daughters of the queen. They work together to protect their home. Also, the bees were the unspoken guide of Lily.
She followed the trail to find the truth about
her mother.
Full transcript