View unanswered posts | View active topics It is currently Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:28 am

Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
 the nature of truth and objectivity- other fiction 
Author Message
User avatar

Joined: Tue Aug 22, 2006 5:12 pm
Posts: 18
Truth and objectivity are themes very commonly found in fiction; some of my favorite books weave in and out of these diaphanous topics. In the Time of the Butterflies is told through the eyes and words of a group of sisters living during a harsh political regime in Central America. Till We Have Faces by CS Lewis is a retelling of the myth of Cupid and Psyche from the perspective the "jealous" older sister, and it is a completely different story. Many recent young adult novels also tackle this subject such as Loser, Hoot, and another book whose title is escaping me right now. You may not have time this semester, but check them out sometime.


Stephanie Holt Helmer

Tue Aug 22, 2006 5:27 pm
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 1 post ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group
Designed by ST Software for PTF.