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The bazaar in the short story "Araby" symbolizes the disillusionment that accompanies the journey from childhood to adolescence. A 2012 article in the book club section of The Guardian and an analysis from "The Literatur...

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In James Joyce's short story "Araby," the boy does not end up buying anything at the bazaar. He goes to the bazaar with the intent to bring something back for a friend, but the bazaar is not what he expects and he leaves...

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The overriding theme of Langston Hughes' short story "Salvation," is of disillusionment with organized religion. As one of the writers of the Harlem Renaissance, Hughes believed that African Americans should celebrate th...

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The short story "Araby," by James Joyce, is told in the first-person point of view of an unnamed adolescent boy infatuated with the sister of his friend. He lives on North Richmond Street in Dublin with his uncle and aun...

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The theme of Araby lies in the simple and common experiences that are had during youth. The theme is not indicative of a bigger picture and does not have any moral or religious statutes behind it.

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"The Drunkard" by Frank O'Connor is a short story narrated by Larry Delaney, a man who recollects an incident from his childhood in Ireland. Asked by his concerned mother to accompany his father, a drunkard, on a visit t...

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In "Through the Tunnel" by Dorris Lessing, many of the places in the story are symbolic of Jerry's passage from childhood to adulthood. The safe beach, the wild beach and the tunnel all represent different aspects of the...

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