Results for: Allegory

What are the elements of allegory?

An allegory, in poetry or prose, is a narrative in which the characters, events, and setting represent deeper truths or generalizations than those suggested by the surface sto (MORE)

What is The Hunger Games an allegory of?

You could argue it's an allegory of a number of things. One  intepretation points to the generalized belief that the  US/developed world lives at the expense of the undevelo (MORE)

What is the allegory in Lord of the Flies?

The main allegory for Lord of the Flies is that without civilization, savagery takes over. The Lord of the Flies and the Beast are not really physical characters. It is the ev (MORE)

How is godhanger an allegory?

Skymaster represents Jesus. His birth, teachings and death all reflect those events in Jesus' life. Skymaster has twelve followers and strives to teach the birds and animals o (MORE)

Was the story of Adam and Eve an allegory?

A: The first storytellers knew they were not really telling a genuine account of the first man. It was a moral tale based on even earlier Near Eastern creation stories, so in (MORE)

What is a characteristic of an allegory?

One main characteristic of an allegory is that it contain the moralor political values of its writer. Animal Farm by George Orwell isa great example of a classic allegory. (MORE)