Literary Analysis Their Eyes Were Watching God

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Literary Analysis
The Quest for Independence

Has one ever wonder what makes the world’s greatest novels so hard to put down? The ones that make one gasp aloud and bite one’s nails frantically; great novels that leave you on the edge of your seat, like, Romeo and Juliet, The Notebook, and even the Titanic. In each of these novels, they display a story of, the search for independence. In the novel, by Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God the protagonist, Janie Woods, begins her search for independence through three marriages and a life marked by poverty, trails and purpose.
When we first and last see Janie, she is solitary. The novel is not the story of her quest for a partner but rather a foreshadow of her quest for a secure
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