Examples Of Allegory In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Humanity, blinded by the harsh and cruel realities, we never truly see people or the world around us. In the impactful novel To Kill A Mockingbird, Harper Lee uses Irony, Point of view, and Allegory to convey that we are blinded by prejudice which restricts us from “truly” seeing people. After the death for Bob Ewell, heck protects our “silent protector”. We don’t realize who this is this until later on within the scene. This incident brings out the allegory in the book. This scene also highlights the irony with Boo’s character and Maycomb county. Not only does it shine a light on these essential literary elements, but it also goes deep into the point of view of the main character. The story is told from young Scout Finch’s point
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