The Power of Setting - Deepstash
The Power of Setting

The Power of Setting

The setting of a story creates an atmosphere that shapes how we perceive the characters and their journey.

The seasons can be symbolic, with each representing a different stage of life - spring for youth and renewal, summer for passion, autumn for aging, and winter for death.

An example of this is seen in "Hotel du Lac" by Anita Brookner, where the late September setting of a resort acts as a reflection of the protagonist's life.

63

141 reads

CURATED FROM

IDEAS CURATED BY

mrparedes

High School Reading Teacher. Book lover. Sharing insights to inspire discovery. "Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body." – Joseph Addison

In "How to Read Literature Like a Professor," we learn that a text often has a deeper meaning than we might initially realize. Understanding the connections, symbols, and patterns in literature can enrich our reading experience and bring the joy of discovering hidden meanings in our favorite books.

Similar ideas to The Power of Setting

Orbit an rotation

Orbit an rotation

As mars orbits the Sun, it completes one rotation every 24,6 hours, which is very similar to one day on Earth (23.9 hours). Martian days are called sols—short for "solar day." A year on Mars lasts 669.6 sols, which is the same as 687 Earth days.

Mars' axis of rotation is tilted 25 degrees w...

Read & Learn

20x Faster

without
deepstash

with
deepstash

with

deepstash

Personalized microlearning

100+ Learning Journeys

Access to 200,000+ ideas

Access to the mobile app

Unlimited idea saving

Unlimited history

Unlimited listening to ideas

Downloading & offline access

Supercharge your mind with one idea per day

Enter your email and spend 1 minute every day to learn something new.

Email

I agree to receive email updates