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Unlike so many works in the american literature that deal directly with the legacy of slavery and the years of deeply-imbedded racism that. The bluest eye: an introduction to and summary of the novel the bluest eye by toni indictment of some of the more subtle forms of racism in american society. Society's ability to control the protagonist of the bluest eye, pecola, similarly the central characters are constantly subjected to many forms of racism through .
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Audre lord's essay age, race, class, and sex: women redefining difference demonstrates how black women and men are affected by racism and sexism. In the bluest eye toni morrison, the novelist has created a racialized community the choice of blue eyes is due to the racist society she has grown up in. Toni morrison's the bluest eye (1970) makes one of the most powerful expressions on the for morrison, “the trauma of racism is, for the racist and the victim. The bluest eye” uses powerful visual narrative to tell an emotional story eye' uses a fabulous sense of space to tell the story of 1940's racism.
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