ENG 125 Week 1 A Rose for Emily

ENG 125 Week 1 A - Running head GENDER IDENTITY 1"A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner Your Name Class Instructors Name GENDER IDENTITY 2"A Rose

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Running head: GENDER IDENTITY 1 "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner Your Name Class October 14, 2010 Instructors Name
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GENDER IDENTITY 2 "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner In "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner, we see how past events effect the main character Miss Emily, especially her mental state. She seems to live in a sort of fantasy world where death has no real meaning. Miss Emily refuses to accept or even recognize, the death of her father or that of Colonel Satoris. She does not want to acknowledge the fact that the world around her was changing therefore Miss Emily surrounds herself with death. What Faulkner tries to state in this story is that you should not let death overpower your life. A person should try and let go of their beloved ones after they have passed away. He also tries to state is to always expect the unexpected, like when Miss Emily killed Homer. Faulkner chooses to use third person narration in this particular story for a couple of reasons. He tries to show Emily's world to us as seen through the eyes of a respectable
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This note was uploaded on 08/06/2011 for the course ENG 125 taught by Professor M during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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ENG 125 Week 1 A - Running head GENDER IDENTITY 1"A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner Your Name Class Instructors Name GENDER IDENTITY 2"A Rose

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