Literary Analysis Of Janie

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Throughout the book it is made apparent that Janie is not focused on being the first wife in her family but rather falling in love.This conflicts with the ideas and hopes that Nanny has for Janie.The hopes and ideas Nanny has set for Janie are shaped by her traumatic experiences from her youth. This leads to the main conflict between Janie and her Nanny. Janie tries to do whatever she can to please Nanny and this leads her to sacrifice some of her happiness.Also due to her Nanny Janie doesn’t really know the true meaning of love,but one that is Nanny’s interpretation of what leads to love. Janie’s only mother figure in her childhood was her Nanny. Her Nanny loves her very much because of this she wants Janie to live a proper life. So most
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