Fair and long-legged, independent and articulate, Janie Crawford sets out to be her own person -- no mean feat for a black woman in the '30s. Janie's quest for identity takes her through three marriages and into a journey back to her roots.
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Strong character development?Yes: 100%
Loveable characters?It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 46% | No: 3%
Diverse cast of characters?Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 9%
Flaws of characters centre-stage?Yes: 62% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 17%