Motifs In Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club

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The literary devices that Amy Tan use in Joy Luck Club are motifs, symbolism that develop the theme of the Joy Luck Club. the theme of Joy Luck Club is cherish the little things you see this theme many times throughout the Joy Luck club. Amy tan use motifs in her work to the describe the theme of Joy Luck Club. one of the motifs are mothers and daughters not seeing eye to eye. Like when June and Suyuan Woo have an argument about playing the piano after the tellit show that she embarises her family at. Also when Waverly Jong and An-mei Hsu having an argument about her winning a chess championship and her mother walks around with her and a magazine with her picture on it and saying that she was her daughter and she won the chest championship.
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