How Women are Portrayed in Literature
For many years, the literary canon was made up of mostly male writers. However, more and more female writers are making up the canon, and they are being treated seriously by critics.
Examine how women are portrayed in literature. You may look at works by either male or female writers. There is no one answer to this question. Look at various works to see how women are portrayed. Be sure to offer specific examples from a variety of texts to support your ideas.