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Ploumanac'h, France: Secret Seaside - Telegraph

Ploumanac'h, France: Secret Seaside - Telegraph | William Golding | Scoop.it
The best unsung family beach holiday resorts in Europe: this week, Ploumanac’h, on Brittany's Pink Granite Coast, with information on booking accommodation, transport and where to eat
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Why does Golding choose this type of landscape as the setting for LOTF?

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IT IS 2 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

IT IS 2 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT | William Golding | Scoop.it

1953: 2 Minutes to Midnight in the Doomsday Clock

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Learn what was going on in the years right before Lord of the Flies is published. What was the kind psychological and emotional climate of the times like?

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"William Golding: The Man Who Wrote 'Lord of the Flies'," by John Carey

"William Golding: The Man Who Wrote 'Lord of the Flies'," by John Carey | William Golding | Scoop.it
WILLIAM GOLDING The Man Who Wrote 'Lord of the Flies' By John Carey Free Press. 573 pp. $32.50 William Golding's literary career culminated in the early 1980s with a Booker Prize for his seafaring drama "Rites of Passage" and a Nobel Prize for a body of work that ranged from "The Inheritors," a t...
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What influenced Golding's themes related to civilization in Lord of the Flies?

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William Golding Chronology of His Life

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Pay attention to the years during World War II, and how his experience makes it into Lord of the Flies.

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The Coral Island

The Coral Island | William Golding | Scoop.it
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A tale of two shipwrecked boys. Why does Golding use the same name for his island essentially? Or why does Golding reference this work?

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Euripides and His Tragedies

Biography of ancient Greek dramatist Euripides and analysis of his poetic qualities.
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An influence on Golding. What elements of Euripidies's tragedies and plays have can you find in Ch.1?

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