Disabled and Colonized: Bertha Mason in JANE EYRE

  title={Disabled and Colonized: Bertha Mason in JANE EYRE},
  author={Alexandra Nygren},
  journal={The Explicator},
  pages={117 - 119}
In their seminal work The Madwoman in the Attic, Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar argue that Charlotte Bronte's Bertha Mason is the foil to Jane Eyre, representing her “imprisoned ‘hunger, rebellion,... 
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