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Views Read Edit View history. I think that people upset about this duality have romanticized Rochester too much. He wants to make her an English woman, but she could never be that.

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History here, in the person of a former slave’s daughter, is figured as refusing Antoinette”, the daughter of a slave owner. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Rojo y Negro Stendhal. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Antoinette returns home but the love potion acts like a poison on her husband.

She had published other novels between these works, but Wide Sargasso Sea caused a revival of interest in Rhys and her work and was her most commercially successful novel.

Archived from the original on 28 September The story traces her relationship with Grace Poole, the servant who is tasked with guarding her, as well as her disintegrating life with the Englishman, as he hides her from the world. The Master of Thornfield Jane Eyre musical.


They are called ” white nigger ” by the Island’s negroes because of their poverty and are openly despised. Likely catalysts for Antoinette’s downfall are the mutual suspicions that develop between the couple, and the machinations of Daniel, who claims he is Antoinette’s illegitimate half-brother; he impugns Antoinette’s reputation and mental state and demands money to keep quiet.

He begins to call her Bertha rather than her real name and flaunts his affairs in front of her to cause her pain. Historical Fiction English Language: Antoinette’s increased sense of paranoia and the bitter disappointment of her failing marriage unbalance her already precarious mental and emotional state.

Rochester is a British man, Antoinette is a creole Sarazos …more I think the most important way to think about this novel is in a post-colonial context. Her heritage deeply influenced her life as well as her writing. Expressing her thoughts in stream of consciousnessAntoinette dreams of flames engulfing the house and her freedom from the life she has there, and believes it is her destiny to fulfill the vision.

Rhys was made a CBE in and received the W. He hates the Caribbean and doesn’t want to be there. She fixates on options of freedom including her stepbrother Richard who, however, will not interfere with her husband, so she attacks him with a stolen knife.


Antoinette’s old nurse Christophine openly distrusts the Englishman. Berlin Alexanderplatz A Doblin. She is largely confined to “the attic” of Thornfield Hallthe mansion she calls the “Great House”. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Book ratings by Goodreads.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Antoinette and her family had been slave owners up until the Slavery Abolition Act and subsequently lost their wealth. Ask and answer questions about books!

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Is this book worth reading without having read Jane Eyre? He makes empty promises to come to her more but sees less of her. They had two children, a daughter and a son who died as an infant.

El Paraiso Perdido John Milton.