Spoiler Alert: Plot elements were used Victorian England, setting of many popular works of fictional literature, was a complex world with many issues, traditions, assumptions, and moral values. Portraying a fictional character that does not live in accord with this rigid setting intrinsically highlights the culture of this society. In Charlotte Bronte’s novel Jane Eyre, the protagonist of the same name is such character – one who sharply contrasts with … more
Warning spoilers!! As the story of a youth transforming both positively and negatively into a woman and matron Jane Eyre and The Wide Sargasso Sea relates to many woman of many ages. However, as a student in a vocational school Jane Eyre and The Wide Sargasso Sea appealed to me with the religious roles and symbolism present. As Jane Eyre of Jane Eyre receives education at the Lowood School. The initial thought was that of comfort for the familiarity of the Christian morality shown with … more
This was a very enjoyable book. I'm not sure it quite lived up to all the hype about it, but I still enjoyed it nonetheless. It was very touching and moving, something I still like to read it again every once in a while.