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Their Eyes Were Watching God Timeline Prezi

Their Eyes Were Watching God
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Olivia Hines

on 1 April 2013

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The Transformation from Girl to Woman Janie's Timeline Our Protagonist Janie's life with Nanny Janie Janie Marries Logan Mule Janie 's Life with Logan Janie Meets Joe "Jody" Starks His Mouth Janie Kisses Johnny Taylor Pear Tree Lamp post Janie becomes "Mrs. Mayor Starks" Jody Dies Tea Cake ask Janie to play checkers with him Pear Tree "Through pollinated air she saw a glorious being coming up the road. In her former blindness she had known him as shiftless Johnny Taylor, tall and lean.That was before the golden dust had beglamored his rags and her eyes. " (Hurston 11) "It (a pear blossom) had called her to come and gaze on a mystery"- personification Nanny's yard
AWE "Long before the year was up, Janie noticed that her husband had stopped talking in rhymes to her. He had ceased to wonder at her long black hair and finger at it" (Hurston 25) "wad of tobacco real still in his jaw like a thermometer"- simile Logan's House DEPRESSED Janie's Life with Jody "The shirt with the silk sleeveholders was dazzling enough for the world."-hyperbole "It was a cityfied, stylish dressed man with his hat set at an angle that didn't belong in these parts"- imagery The Farm The Scrub Oaks ENTHUSIASTIC Janie becomes "Mrs. Mayor Starks" Head Wrap Spit Jar "Janie made her face laugh after a short pause, but it wasn't too easy" (Hurston 41) She must look on herself as the bell-cow, the other woman were the gang. -idiom Eatonville Department Store The Stark Home THREATENING Jody Dies The Veil She sent her face to Joe's funeral, and herself went rollicking the springtime across the world." (Hurston 84-85) Darkness. Deep hole. Dissolution.- alliteration It (the veil) was like a wall of stone and steel.- simile Eatonville The Stark Home RELIEVED Janie realizes she is BLACK The Horizon Janie saw her life like a great tree in leaf with the things suffered, tings enjoyed, things done and undone. - simile The Washburn's The Picture SURPRISED Janie's life with Tea Cake Janie Meets Tea Cake Checkers Those full, lazy eyes with the lashes curling sharply away like drawn scimitars. -simile Jovial Eatonville Janie kills Tea Cake The Gun "Here was peace. She pulled in her horizon like a great fish- net. Pulled it from around the waist of the world and draped ot over her shoulder.So much of life in its meshes! She called in her soul to come and see." (Hurston 184) The kiss of his memory made pictures of love and light against the wall.- personification Eatonville HUMBLE Dey all useter call me Alphabet 'cause so many people had done named me different names. - foreshadow
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