What picture of male chauvinism (tyranny) do we find in the poem, ‘Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers’?

What picture of male chauvinism (tyranny) do we find in the poem, ‘Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers’? [CBSE (AI) 2016]

Answer: It shows constraints that a married woman experiences. Uncle’s wedding band on Aunt Jennifer’s hand symbolizes the oppressive band of patriarchal society. Aunt Jennifer is forced to live in accordance with rules laid down by her husband. She does not have any freedom.


What picture of male chauvinism (tyranny) do we find in the poem, ‘Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers’?


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