WOMEN, CULTURE AND FEMINIST

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ABSTRACT

The roles that women are assigned are protected and enforced by the men because it gives them power and control over the women. Child bearing gives a woman an identity according to the cultural set up. This work focuses on the female protagonists in order to highlights the reaction from the society on individuals who refuse to operate within the acceptable scheme of things. By refusing to operate within the boundaries of power as set by culture, they make voice for the voiceless women in Africa. Femi Osofisan’s Morountodun and Ama Ata Aidoo‘s  Anowa identify how men use dramatic texts as a vehicle to cross-examine the complexities of the African  woman’s life in relation to culture and gender. Through in-depth study, critical appreciation, and critical textual analysis of the plays, this research work explores feminist insights into both Osofisan and Aidoo’s philosophical reflections on the plight of women and girls in contemporary African society.

Key Words: Women, Culture And Feminist.


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APA

Public Library, A. & Olubumayo, A (2021). WOMEN, CULTURE AND FEMINIST. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/women-culture-and-feminis

MLA 8th

Public Library, Africana, and Ayodeji Olubumayo "WOMEN, CULTURE AND FEMINIST" Afribary. Afribary, 24 Feb. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/women-culture-and-feminis. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

MLA7

Public Library, Africana, and Ayodeji Olubumayo . "WOMEN, CULTURE AND FEMINIST". Afribary, Afribary, 24 Feb. 2021. Web. 30 Jun. 2022. < https://afribary.com/works/women-culture-and-feminis >.

Chicago

Public Library, Africana and Olubumayo, Ayodeji . "WOMEN, CULTURE AND FEMINIST" Afribary (2021). Accessed June 30, 2022. https://afribary.com/works/women-culture-and-feminis