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Biblical Allusion and Magical Realism

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Katie Laughlin

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Transcript of Biblical Allusion and Magical Realism

Analyzing Chapters 1-4 in Morrison's Song of Solomon
Biblical Allusion and Magical Realism
"a genre where magical or unreal elements play a natural part in an otherwise realistic...environment"

Magical Realism
Flight
Song
Ghosts
Dreams
In Song of Solomon
Song of Solomon: In the Bible it in the old testament, and it between a young black maiden and King Solomon. It is a lyrical poem about their love

Names:

Biblical Allusions
People have the desire to escape reality and living in a fantastical world can allow this to be more obtainable than in our world

While flight, song, ghosts, and dreams blur these lines, their name and identity will always be inescapable
Conclusion
By: Sarah Sant and Katie Laughlin
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0454876/
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0452694/
http://www.amazon.com/One-Hundred-Years-Solitude-P-S/dp/0060883286
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Like_Water_for_Chocolate
Please take out your book and turn to page 104
through the belief that human flight is a reality, it becomes possible and natural within the world of the novel
Pilate Dead/Pontius Pilate
Reba/Rebekah
Hagar/Hagar
Magdalene called Lena/Mary Magdalene
First Corinthians/relates to Paul
Ruth/Ruth
Circe/Circe from Greek mythology
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Faris, Wendy B. and Lois Parkinson Zamora, Introduction to Magical Realism: Theory, History, Community, pp. 5
The Holy Bible: New International Version, Containing the Old Testament and the New Testament. Grand Rapids: Zondervan Bible, 1978. Print.
Life of Pi. Digital image. IMDB. IMDB, n.d. Web. 23 Nov. 2014. <http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0454876/>.
Like Water for Chocolate. Digital image. Wikipedia. Wikipedia, n.d. Web. 23 Nov. 2014. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Like_Water_for_Chocolat>.
Morrison, Toni. Song of Solomon. New York: Knopf, 1977. Print.
One Hundred Years Solitude. Digital image. Amazon. Amazon, n.d. Web. 23 Nov. 2014. <http://www.amazon.com/One-Hundred-Years-Solitude-P-S/dp/0060883286>.
Time Traveler's Wife. Digital image. IMDB. IMDB, n.d. Web. <http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0452694/>.
Visionaryproject. "Toni Morrison : Song of Solomon." YouTube. YouTube, 20 Apr. 2010. Web. 23 Nov. 2014. <
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