What Is The Symbolism Of The Color Red, By Frank L. Baum

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Frank L. Baum used various colors through out his novel. These colors were used to describe different people, places and things. The colors were symbolic of those things. They symbolized how the world was during his time. I will be talking about 3 of them. The color black, white, and green. The first color I would like to discuss is black. Black is defined as the color that has no light. It can be portrayed as evil, wicked, harmful. When I think of these things. I think of the wicked witch of the East. She was all of those things. Black also means power. The wicked witch wanted to have the power over everything and everyone. She proved how wicked and powerful she was by enslaving the munchkins. They say that the wicked witch of the east represents

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