Keywords


Actions

Actions: Agricultural

  1. Chopping
  2. Farming
  3. Plowing

Actions: Communication

  1. Letter
  2. Messenger Has note.
  3. Newspaper article
  4. Telephone
  5. Without words Has note.

Actions: Interaction, Private

  1. Conversation
  2. Courting
  3. Interrogation
  4. Rivalry

Actions: Non-human

  1. Attack
  2. Decay
  3. Escape

Actions: Play

  1. Gambling
  2. School recess

Aesthetics

Aesthetics: Allusion, Biblical

  1. Angel
  2. Benjamin
  3. Christ
  4. Pharaoh

Aesthetics: Allusion, Literary

  1. Coleridge, Samuel
  2. Gulliver's Travels

Aesthetics: Allusion, Mythical

  1. Centaur
  2. Damocles sword
  3. Fate
  4. Vestal

Aesthetics: Description

  1. Character portrait
  2. Eyes

Aesthetics: Genre Conventions

  1. Gothic
  2. Minstrelsy
  3. Mystery
  4. Tall tale

Aesthetics: Interpretation

  1. Ambiguity
  2. Debunking story

Aesthetics: Intertextuality

  1. Embedded text, cursive Has note.
  2. Embedded text, lettering
  3. Shakespeare

Aesthetics: Language

  1. Ah-Ah-Ah
  2. Call and response
  3. Ellipsis
  4. Indian
  5. Interjection Has note.

Aesthetics: Typography/Orthography

  1. Dots Has note.
  2. Handwriting
  3. Inscription
  4. Italics
  5. Square brackets
  6. Underlining

Cultural Issues

Cultural Issues: Agriculture

  1. Corn
  2. Cotton
  3. Farming life
  4. Soil quality

Cultural Issues: Alcohol

  1. Bootlegging
  2. Drunkenness
  3. Whiskey

Cultural Issues: Cultural Identity

  1. America and opportunity

Cultural Issues: Entertainment

  1. Movies
  2. Poker game

Cultural Issues: Ethnicity

  1. Native American
  2. Scotch-Irish

Cultural Issues: Global

  1. Exoticism
  2. Pacific Ocean
  3. Travel

Cultural Issues: Group Mentality

  1. Community collective Has note.
  2. Mob behavior

Cultural Issues: Hunting and Fishing

  1. Annual
  2. Knowledge
  3. Misconduct
  4. Ritual
  5. Woodcraft

Cultural Issues: Identity, Cultural

  1. Hill country
  2. Rural
  3. Yankee

Cultural Issues: Identity, Personal

  1. Ambiguous
  2. Hunter
  3. On frontier
  4. Soldier

Cultural Issues: Labor

  1. Domestic
  2. Farming
  3. Menial
  4. Racialized
  5. Translation

Cultural Issues: Mass Media

  1. Advertising
  2. Fantasy Has note.
  3. Magazines
  4. Movies
  5. Newspaper
  6. Radio
  7. Telephone

Cultural Issues: Migration

  1. Work Has note.

Cultural Issues: Nationality

  1. American
  2. Japanese
  3. Old vs New World

Cultural Issues: Prejudice

  1. Racism
  2. Socio-economic
  3. White supremacy

Cultural Issues: Region

  1. Hospitality
  2. Lost Cause
  3. North
  4. Reconstruction
  5. The South Has note.
  6. The West

Cultural Issues: Religion

  1. Amulet
  2. Baptist
  3. Bible
  4. Episcopal
  5. Godhead
  6. Sin
  7. Totem

Cultural Issues: Ritual

  1. Funeral
  2. Hunting
  3. Initiation

Cultural Issues: Segregation

  1. Marriage

Cultural Issues: Technology

  1. Elevator
  2. Invention
  3. Television

Environment

Environment: Olfactory

  1. Decay
  2. Evoking memory
  3. Flowers
  4. Food

Environment: Weather

  1. Cold
  2. Heat
  3. Rain
  4. Sun

Relationships

Relationships: Ancestral

  1. Indian

Relationships: Civic

  1. child protection

Relationships: Friendship

  1. Childhood friends
  2. Racial

Relationships: Interspecies

  1. Man-dog
  2. Man-horse
  3. Man-nature

Relationships: Romantic

  1. Courtship
  2. Death
  3. Extra-marital
  4. Fiance

Relationships: Sexual

  1. Adultery

Themes and Motifs

Themes and Motifs: Appearance

  1. Complexion
  2. Inscrutable Has note.
  3. Perspective Has note.

Themes and Motifs: Arrivals/Departures

  1. Advent
  2. Alarm Has note.
  3. Arrival
  4. Departure
  5. Desertion-family
  6. Jailbreak
  7. Mysterious
  8. Relocation
  9. Return
  10. Return home
  11. Run away
  12. Secrecy Has note.

Themes and Motifs: Art

  1. Painting
  2. Power of
  3. Sculpture

Themes and Motifs: Chaos/Order

  1. Accident
  2. Chaos
  3. Control
  4. Disorder
  5. Divine plan
  6. Out of ordered place Has note.
  7. Wildness

Themes and Motifs: Community

  1. African-American
  2. Crowd
  3. Social life
  4. Tradition
  5. Wedding

Themes and Motifs: Determinism

  1. Lack of choice

Themes and Motifs: Futility

  1. When will it stop

Themes and Motifs: Home

  1. Dwelling
  2. Estranged
  3. Home as prison
  4. In nature

Themes and Motifs: Inheritance

  1. Traits Has note.

Themes and Motifs: Meaning

  1. Mystery

Themes and Motifs: Memory

  1. Remembering
  2. Remembering passim

Themes and Motifs: Money

  1. Dowry
  2. Expenses
  3. Filthy lucre Has note.
  4. In prospect
  5. Luxury
  6. Recovery
  7. Reward

Themes and Motifs: Morals

  1. Chivalry
  2. Hypocrisy
  3. Injustice
  4. Justice Has note.
  5. Responsibility
  6. Right Has note.

Themes and Motifs: Psychological

  1. Madness
  2. Manipulation
  3. Motivation
  4. Obsession
  5. Paranoia
  6. Peace
  7. Terror

Themes and Motifs: Supernatural

  1. Insight