ERIC Number: EJ468066
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Motherlove is a Killer: "Sula,""Beloved," and the Deadly Trinity of Motherlove.
Delancey, Dayle B.
Sage: A Scholarly Journal on Black Women, v7 n2 p15-18 Fall 1990
Explores the view of motherhood and the concept of mother love as a killer in Toni Morrison's novels "Sula" (1973) and "Beloved" (1987). The triple nature of mother love as destructive materially, emotionally, and literally is examined in the context of African-American women's struggles. (SLD)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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