Term ID Vocabulary Parent Termsort descending Description
4666 Themes and Motifs Animals Mice
3368 Aesthetics Narrative Mid-sentence insertion of another thought
5170 Environment Time of Year Mid-week
3690 Environment Time of Day Midday
624 Cultural Issues Class Middle
4420 Cultural Issues Age Middle age
5229 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Middle Ages
308 Cultural Issues Slavery Middle passage
614 Environment Time of Day Midnight
1089 Cultural Issues (First level term) Migration
2701 Actions Movement Migration
2153 Environment Weather Mild
776 Relationships Institutional Military
349 Actions (First level term) Military
4974 Relationships Interracial Military
2682 Cultural Issues Clothes Military
2329 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Military analogy
4228 Cultural Issues War Military awards
4840 Environment Place Military camp
3023 Themes and Motifs Texts Military communications
3188 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Military defeat
4226 Cultural Issues Education Military education
4626 Themes and Motifs Objects Military equipment
3708 Cultural Issues War Military rank of general
4274 Cultural Issues War Military reassignment
4784 Cultural Issues War Military service

Whenever a character did or did not serve in the military during war. In this case, it is Redmond in The Unvanquished (225), but another example is Percy Grimm. JHB

2156 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Military terminology
2414 Cultural Issues Government Militia muster
5653 Cultural Issues Food Milk
5269 Environment Olfactory Milk
2497 Themes and Motifs Objects Milk
1207 Actions Domestic Milking
5267 Actions Agricultural Milking a cow
4984 Environment Place Mill
3797 Actions Work Milling
5437 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Milton, John
3446 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Milton, John
2687 Actions Physical Mimicking
3731 Actions Work Miners / mining
1540 Relationships Institutional Minister and parishioner
316 Cultural Issues Slavery Minstrelsy

Used to mark the passages where the representation of a slave or group of slaves draws on the representational conventions of blackface minstrelsy, where slaves were depicted as comically inferior to whites. The scene in "Retreat" where Ringo "hollers and moans and hollers again" for "Marse John" and "Bayard and Colonel and Marse John and Granny" is an instance of this. SR

1004 Aesthetics Genre Conventions Minstrelsy
4094 Cultural Issues Alcohol Mint julep
2634 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Mirage
4142 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Mirror
2629 Themes and Motifs Objects Mirror
3223 Actions Bodily Miscarriage
1762 Cultural Issues Law Miscarriage of justice
279 Cultural Issues Slavery Miscegenation
1587 Cultural Issues Race Miscegenation
4663 Actions Communication Miscommunication
1569 Cultural Issues Hunting and Fishing Misconduct
3160 Themes and Motifs Meaning Misinterpretation
3305 Aesthetics Diction Misogynistic wording
5154 Themes and Motifs Values Misogyny
1563 Actions Perceptual Misreading
5435 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Miss America
5035 Aesthetics Recurring Episodes Miss Quentin runs away
4148 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Missing
874 Cultural Issues Law Missing person
4464 Cultural Issues Education Missing school
4586 Actions Work Missing work
2886 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mississippi
5526 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mississippi Delta
1874 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mississippi Reports
3551 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Mississippi River
4779 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Missouri
3982 Actions Verbal Misspeaking
3754 Aesthetics Language Misspelling
3044 Cultural Issues Violence Mistaken for sexual assault
4273 Cultural Issues Identity, Personal Mistaken identity
3219 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mistinguett
542 Cultural Issues Law Mistrial
2219 Actions Mental Misunderstanding
793 Cultural Issues Race Mixed race
2711 Actions Interaction, Social Mixed-race gathering
2218 Actions Emotional Moaning
567 Cultural Issues Group Mentality Mob behavior
5265 Aesthetics Tone Mock-heroic
3245 Themes and Motifs Animals Mockingbird
3199 Cultural Issues Clothes Modern fashions
4449 Cultural Issues Modernity Modernist style

When text makes fairly explicit reference to "modernism" as a movement, like the cubistic bug in As I Lay Dying or the modernist lampstand in Sanctuary. SR

440 Cultural Issues (First level term) Modernity
5603 Cultural Issues Modernity Modernization
2790 Themes and Motifs Death Moment of
4160 Actions Perceptual Moment of vision

For moments when a character sees something charged with a sense of wonder or awe - created for the boy seeing the buck in "Race at Morning," but also appropriate for Sarty seeing De Spain's mansion or Ike seeing the bear. SR

5181 Environment Place Monastery
5641 Environment Time of Day Monday
4147 Environment Time of Year Monday
559 Environment Time of Day Monday morning
382 Themes and Motifs (First level term) Money
4477 Themes and Motifs Money Money order
1282 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Money|Wealth
3424 Actions Verbal Monologue
2168 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Monroe, Marilyn
2941 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Monteagle, Tennessee
4730 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Montesquieu
4789 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Montgomery, Alabama
3710 Environment Time of Year Month of brides
1803 Themes and Motifs Objects Monument