Last week, we discussed in groups each of Helga’s romantic interests.
Reverend Mr. Pleasant Green
What passages stand out in the novel as we think about each relationship?
What passages stand out about marriage in general?
What passages stand out about having children?
The New York Times published an article last month for Women’s History Month about women whose obituaries they did not publish at the time of their death but who now they would have memorialized; Nella Larsen was one of the women. Read the section of the article about her.