KEY THEMES IN LORD OF THE FLIES (barbarity (evil (darkness represents evil…
KEY THEMES IN LORD OF THE FLIES
IT CHANGES HANDS THROUGH OUT THE NOVEL
the idea of the beast or "beastie"said by a littlun was laughed off by the older boys.
the fear of the beast in not rational as descriptions of them keep changing
he uses the fear to control the boys behaviour
he encourages others to join his tribe by offering protection.
he also says that the beast can disguise itself and that they cant ever realy kill it. this keeps the group insecure and threatened which increases jacks power.
darkness represents evil in goldings book
some characters have stronger evil instincts than others
the impaled pigs head means a few things
the games begin to feature some violent aspects to them
the games have become fatal at the end of the book
the games that the boys played was innocent in the begining