Womans representations in the novel "There Eyes Were Watching God," is terrible. Woman are constantly degraded, looked down upon, misjudged, and unappreciated. Janie for instance, fell into a trap of lies of her husband Joe Starks. He tells her that she can't speak, becuase woman arent able to speak for themselves. He tells her that she isnt able to do all the things that woman should be, and are now capable of. The book is titled , "There Eyes Were Watching God," but gods eyes werent watching theirs, because if he was, he wouldnt let woman be portrayed this way.