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Term IDsort ascending Vocabulary Parent Term Description
4518 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Egypt
4517 Cultural Issues Religion Sermon
4516 Themes and Motifs Objects Saw
4515 Cultural Issues Religion Christianity
4514 Themes and Motifs Objects Pear tree
4513 Themes and Motifs Money As symbol

I added this term for when money is representative of something, like Chick's shame in Intruder. LW

4512 Themes and Motifs Absence/Loss Absence of sound
4511 Themes and Motifs Chaos/Order Emptiness
4510 Themes and Motifs Objects Firewood
4509 Themes and Motifs Animals Bluejays
4508 Aesthetics Description Color purple
4507 Aesthetics Description Color maroon
4506 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee
4505 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Smallpox
4504 Environment Time of Year Easter
4503 Themes and Motifs Animals Swallows
4502 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Patent medicine
4501 Actions Emotional Denial
4500 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Capone, Al
4499 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Pocahontas
4498 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Medicine aspirin
4497 Environment Public Telegraph office
4496 Cultural Issues Progress Telegraph
4495 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Nicaragua
4494 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Virgil
4493 Cultural Issues Sexuality Pornography
4492 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Einstein, Albert
4491 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Drugs
4490 Cultural Issues Sexuality Perverse
4489 Cultural Issues Entertainment Honky-Tonks
4488 Cultural Issues History Transatlantic migration
4487 Actions Economic Transactional
4486 Relationships Hierarchical Parent-child
4485 Actions Moral Fraud
4484 Themes and Motifs Character stoic
4483 Themes and Motifs Recurring Tropes Laughter as sign of madness
4482 Cultural Issues Mass Media Graphophone
4481 Environment Auditory Music
4480 Cultural Issues Economy Evaluate exchange value
4479 Themes and Motifs Character Superhuman strength
4478 Themes and Motifs Character Self-righteousness
4477 Themes and Motifs Money Money order
4476 Themes and Motifs Values Family honor
4475 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Leprosy
4474 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Leprosy
4473 Actions Economic Asking for money
4472 Actions Economic Child support
4471 Cultural Issues Economy Economic speculation
4470 Cultural Issues Prejudice Anti-Semitism
4469 Themes and Motifs Animals Insect boll weevil
4468 Cultural Issues Ritual Easter
4467 Actions Communication Receiving mail
4466 Cultural Issues Health and Illness Infection
4465 Cultural Issues Technology Car tire
4464 Cultural Issues Education Missing school
4463 Cultural Issues Religion Consolation
4462 Themes and Motifs Death Denial
4461 Relationships Interspecies Man-fish
4460 Themes and Motifs Character Helpless
4459 Cultural Issues Alcohol As anaesthetic
4458 Cultural Issues Religion Blessing
4457 Themes and Motifs Meaning Maternity
4456 Cultural Issues Religion Heresy
4455 Relationships Hierarchical Pastor-congregant
4454 Cultural Issues Religion camp meeting
4453 Cultural Issues Religion Free Will
4452 Relationships Familial Favoritism
4451 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Battle of Lookout Mountain
4450 Environment Olfactory Smelling black
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

4448 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Madame Bovary
4447 Themes and Motifs Exile Alienation from nature
4446 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Dehumanizing

Narrative/narrator uses a metaphor that dehumanizes a character. Popeye "had that vicious depthless quality of stamped tin," in Sanctuary.

4445 Aesthetics Narrative Temporal discontinuity

When narrative relates events in achronological order, i.e. event3 followed by event1 followed by event2, etc. Cf. opening paragraph of Sanctuary. SR

4444 Themes and Motifs Objects rubber tree
4443 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Chess
4442 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Battle of Ronceavaux Pass
4441 Themes and Motifs Texts Epitaph
4440 Themes and Motifs Death Plane accident
4439 Relationships Familial Dynasty
4438 Cultural Issues Gender Flapper
4437 Themes and Motifs Art Jazz music
4436 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical California
4435 Cultural Issues Education Truancy
4434 Themes and Motifs Appearance Feminine
4433 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Housman, A.E.
4432 Cultural Issues Progress Homogeneity
4431 Actions Bodily Work song
4430 Environment Public Architecture
4429 Environment Olfactory House
4428 Themes and Motifs Death And inheritance
4427 Themes and Motifs Values Success
4426 Cultural Issues Clothes And class
4425 Actions Communication Silence
4424 Themes and Motifs Community Stranger

I'm thinking of the times when someone enters a community who is unknown and the collective community has suspicions about this character. A clear example would be Lena Grove. (jj)

4423 Themes and Motifs Objects Flashlight
4422 Actions Movement Bicycle
4421 Themes and Motifs Objects tent
4420 Cultural Issues Age Middle age
4419 Themes and Motifs Texts Accounts

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