Tayari Jones Essays
Gender Stereotypes Influence Perception of and Attitude Towards Characters College
The world has constructed itself around a mainly patriarchal view. This view of a patriarchy is altered from country to country to country, but it has its roots in the same idea: men over women. This idea forced people to compartmentalize gender...
A Southern Twist: Using Themes of Southern Fiction to Enhance "Silver Sparrow" by Tayari Jones College
“Silver Sparrow,” by Tayari Jones, is a story told in the first person by Dana, the narrator, telling a story about her childhood while looking back as an adult. It takes place in Atlanta, Georgia during the 21st century, although specific dates...