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The quest for female identity in margaret atwood's the edible woman m loreto ballesteros pesquera tutor: jos manuel barrio marco 2015-2016 abstract in this paper, i focus in a feminist reading of margaret atwood's novel the edible woman in the edible woman, the protagonist, marian. Page for margaret atwood's novel 'the edible woman' site includes book excerpt, plot synopses, book reviews, articles, study materials, and reading group questions.