Annotated Bibliography - "Everyday Use" – By:Alice Walker

This is best described in Alice Walker’s short story, “Everyday Use';, where three characters, a mother and two daughters, are portrayed differently, each with its different qualities and philosophies on life that are often seen in generations....

In the story Everyday Use, by Alice Walker, value of heritage is a main topic.

In the beginning of “Everyday Use”, Alice Walker shows the hatred and animosity that Dee feels in her teenage years through her hostility to her family’s abode, yearning need for nice things....


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In the story “Everyday Use” by Alice Walker, these different views are very evident by the way Dee (Wangero) and Mrs.

In her short story, "Everyday Use", Alice Walker utilizes language, the tragedy of the fire burning down Maggie's family's house, and her portrayal of Dee to pain an extremely sympathetic portrait of Maggie....