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A Rose for Emily
William Faulkner

What are the major themes in 'A Rose for Emily'?


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2010-03-24 12:05:22
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The main theme from A Rose For Emily is death and tradition/change.


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There are quite a few themes in "A Rose For Emily." Some of them are isolation, memories and the past, compassion and forgiveness.

One theme of the short story "A Rose for Emily" is the comparison of tradition and change. Impending death is another main theme of the story.

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One of the themes of the story A Rose For Emily is tradition versus change, which can often be an issue for people at the time. It also deals with the power and impact of death.

The round character of "A Rose for Emily" is Emily herself. The round character is the one that experiences major conflicts that force change, and that is what happened to Emily in her story.

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