The island itself is a microcosm of planet Earth, alone in a vast surrounding universe with the capacity to sustain humanity, but also prone to destructive storms.
He is the only boy who is 6 not afraid of the beast. Lord of the Flies. Piggy represents the voice of reason in civilization; his cleverness and brains are qualities that prove his intellect.
Baldick states that Golding has used many literary devices in Lord of the Flies such as metaphor, irony, imagery, and simile, but the most frequent stylistic device in the novel is the use of symbols. Yeganeh, F. Although Ralph is a good boy, but the innate evil inside him and around him defects his goodness.
It also symbolises hope because they put the fire on top of the mountain.
Modernist writers tend to emphasize and reflect a sense of despair and loss that the individual suffered from because of alienation and discontinuity of humanity which resulted from the destruction of war and loss of faith.
Finally, Golding main aim by using such symbols is to convey and transfer his own thoughts and views of the evil inside of the man and the primitive nature of mankind.
The Beast devised by the boys is imaginary, symbolizing the savage instinct within the hearts of all people. Pretoria: Department of Basic Education.
The chosen leader is called Ralph, who is a nice kid, but soon a kind of mutiny is appeared against him. Finally, this paper has been followed by the Harvard system of citation and referencing.