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Department
English
Course
ENG250Y1
Professor
Tony Fong
Semester
Winter

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ENG250Y1LECTURE NOTESOctober 21 2013Nathaniel Hawthornes Scarlett LetterReflection Questions 1 Does the novel privilege secrecy or confession2 Who is the narrator of The Scarlet Letter Is heshe reliable3 What is the significance of setting the novel in Puritan America The Custom HousePrior to the 1960s critics argued that the introductory essay was pointless but since then critics say that its essential to understanding the novelHawthrone defines his novel as a romance in this essay its not about capturing reality but what is heightened preference of allegories Genre is between myth and meiosismoonlight in a familiar roomvery objectall these details so completely seembecome things of intellectnature of the otheroDescribes the events of the world in terms of moonlightofamiliar refers to the quotidianoBecomes slightly threatening too because the room takes on a form of remotenessoBetween the real and fairy worldoTherefore this novel has familiar and unfamiliar apsects
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