The Day Help on the Coconut Estate: Gender Roles in ‘The King Beetle on a Coconut Estate’

In the parable “The King Beetle on the Coconut Estate,” it becomes obvious very quickly that the majority of the characters are male, and that the only female is given a few descriptive lines before she once again moves out of the story, and one of those lines is devoted to explaining that she does not really understand what is happening. Continue reading “The Day Help on the Coconut Estate: Gender Roles in ‘The King Beetle on a Coconut Estate’”

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