Author Archives: Tehya Corona

Sisterhoods

From the beginning, Hardy suspends reality and describes groups of women. The all-women club of Marlott is described as a group that trumps the male groups (13). This would have been preposterous in this time of boys clubs and unquestionable male … Continue reading

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The Role of Nature in “North and South”

“Her out-of-doors life was perfect. Her in-doors life had its drawbacks”. The ways in which people create distinctions in their lives reveals what they hold near and dear to their hearts. As a student, I make a distinction between my academic … Continue reading

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Jane’s Lapse in Reason

“In the deep shade, at the farther end of the room, a figure ran backwards and forwards. What it was, whether beast or human being, one could not, at first sight, tell: it groveled, seemingly, on all fours; it snatched … Continue reading

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