Lord of the Flies Background information

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  • Metaphorical Language involves a comparison of unlike things
  • Lord of the Flies Background information

    1. 1. LORD OF THE FLIES<br />Lo<br />
    2. 2. GOLDING<br />
    3. 3. Born in England<br />1911-1993<br />
    4. 4. Taught philosophy<br />& literature<br />
    5. 5. Spent time in Navy in WWII<br />
    6. 6. HE WON THE NOBEL PRIZE FORLITERATURE IN 1983<br />
    7. 7. HE WROTE LOTF AT<br />THE HEIGHT OF THE COLD WAR<br />AFTER WWII<br />
    8. 8. STORY BEGINS IN MIDDLE OF NUKE WAR<br />
    9. 9. THE BOYS ARE STRANDED ON AN ISLAND<br />
    10. 10. WHEN THEIR EVACUATION PLANE CRASHES<br />
    11. 11. SOUND FAMILIAR?<br />
    12. 12. THERE ARE NO ADULTS<br />
    13. 13. THIS NOVEL = ALLEGORY<br />A STORY THAT USES CHARACTERS AND EVENTS TO REPRESENT ABSTRACT IDEAS<br />
    14. 14. THE ISLAND IS A MICROCOSM<br />
    15. 15. THERE ARE MULTIPLE THEMES IN THIS NOVEL<br />
    16. 16. EVERYONE HAS A DARKSIDE<br />
    17. 17. WITHOUT <br />LAW<br />MAN WILL REVERT TO ANARCHY<br />
    18. 18. FEAR CAN MAKE YOU COMMIT<br />ATROCITIES<br />
    19. 19. Everyone loses<br />their innocence<br />
    20. 20. IN THE STRUGGLE FOR POWER<br />THERE ARE NO WINNERS<br />
    21. 21. motifs<br />
    22. 22. FREUD’S PERSONALITY THEORY<br />
    23. 23. GARDEN OF EDEN<br />
    24. 24. DEATH OF THEMARKED<br />
    25. 25. SPACES OF POWER<br />
    26. 26. OBJECTS OF POWER<br />
    27. 27. MULTIPLE PERSPECTIVES<br />
    28. 28. nature<br />
    29. 29. SYMBOLS<br />
    30. 30.
    31. 31.
    32. 32.
    33. 33.
    34. 34. PARACHUTE MAN<br />
    35. 35. THE ISLAND ITSELF<br />
    36. 36. THE SCAR<br />
    37. 37.
    38. 38. WOUNDS<br />
    39. 39. Sogetready<br />

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