Keywords

Term ID Vocabularysort descending Parent Term Description
3037 Aesthetics Style Long sentence passim
3038 Aesthetics Narrative Foreshadowing
3042 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Jackson as synonym for state insane hospital
3050 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Gettysburg
3051 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Cumberland Gap|Cumberland Mountains
3053 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Wilde, Oscar
3055 Aesthetics Metafictional Theatrical setting
3056 Aesthetics Description Stage direction
3075 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical New Testament Book of Revelation
3076 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Book of life
3081 Aesthetics Narrative Revisionary
3085 Aesthetics Tone Ironic
3088 Aesthetics Narrative Contested

I created this to capture scenes when two or more characters interrupt each other's attempt to create a narrative - specifically, in the context of the way Gavin (and sometimes the Governor) seize on parts of Temple's story that she would rather not dwell on. SR

3106 Aesthetics Symbolism Reflection

Created for when a text makes explicit reference to mirrored reflection that has potential symbolic importance - created to capture Benjy's repeated references to a mirror in the library (of fire, of Caddy) that in the present day is gone (leaving only a door-like discoloration on the wall where it once had been). -JBP

3107 Aesthetics Ambiguity Unspecified shapes
3113 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Hollywood
3120 Aesthetics Interpretation Theodicy
3122 Aesthetics Narrative Origin
3131 Aesthetics Narrative First-person passim throughout section
3135 Aesthetics Genre Conventions Horror story
3136 Aesthetics Genre Conventions Ghost story
3144 Aesthetics Description Color red
3151 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Synesthesia

For when description in a text merges sensory perceptions. Added for when Benjy in S&F describes "hearing it getting night ... hearing it getting dark." -JBP

3158 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Eliot, T. S.
3159 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Poem "The Waste Land"
3164 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Joyce, James
3168 Aesthetics Language Latin phrase
3169 Aesthetics Typography/Orthography Hyphen
3170 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Classical rhetoric
3176 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Cincinnatus
3179 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Queen Victoria
3181 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Alexander
3194 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Gone With the Wind
3215 Aesthetics Narrative Alternative story
3216 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mark Twain
3217 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Lind, Jenny
3218 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Emperor Maximilian
3219 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Mistinguett
3220 Aesthetics Allusion, Mythical Erinys
3221 Aesthetics Allusion, Mythical Lilith
3228 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Claiborne
3229 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Humphries
3230 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Dickson
3231 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical McLaurin
3232 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Barksdale
3233 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Lamar
3234 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Prentiss
3235 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Warsaw
3236 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Dunquerque
3237 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Pearl Harbor
3238 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Tobruk
3239 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Utah Beach
3240 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Old Point Comfort, Virginia
3241 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Charleston, South Carolina
3242 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Sugar Islands|Carribbean
3243 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Popular magazines
3250 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Wilson, Woodrow
3251 Aesthetics Tone Apocalyptic
3268 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Jesus
3269 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Saint Francis
3280 Aesthetics Language Contemporary slang
3281 Aesthetics Typography/Orthography Dialogue with no quotation marks
3282 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Wagner, Richard
3284 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical New London, Connecticut
3285 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Garden of Eden
3286 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Keble, John
3289 Aesthetics Language Fragments
3295 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Dumas, Alexandre
3296 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Hymn "Holy Matrimony"
3299 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Flood imagery
3305 Aesthetics Diction Misogynistic wording
3307 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical South Carolina
3309 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Thompson's Restaurant in Boston, Massachusetts
3322 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Gospel of Luke
3323 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Bible verse on sparrows
3324 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Hymn "His Eye Is on the Sparrow"
3325 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Gospel of Matthew
3330 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Judgment Day
3335 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Romeo and Juliet
3336 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Tristan and Isolde
3337 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Lancelot
3340 Aesthetics Allusion, Literary Poem "Kubla Khan"
3343 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Galilee
3347 Aesthetics Allusion, Mythical Legends in American history
3348 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Jesus walking on water
3351 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Saint Louis Fair of 1904 / Louisiana Purchase Exposition
3352 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Niagara Falls
3368 Aesthetics Narrative Mid-sentence insertion of another thought
3369 Aesthetics Narrative Resumption of sentence after interruption
3372 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Cloud
3373 Aesthetics Language Ha ha ha
3376 Aesthetics Language Haw haw haw
3403 Aesthetics Figures of Speech Armor
3404 Aesthetics Narrative Irony
3409 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Columbus, Christopher
3410 Aesthetics Allusion, Historical Garibaldi, Giuseppe
3413 Aesthetics Allusion, Geographical Italian flag
3421 Aesthetics Description Delayed decoding

Used in instances when the initial description of an object is ambiguous or defamiliarized, and the narrative only later clarifies exactly what was being described. For example, in _Flags in the Dust_, a clarinet is initially described as "a slender tube frosted over with keys" (143). BR

3423 Aesthetics Allusion, Mythical Cerberus
3425 Aesthetics Allusion, Biblical Three score and ten

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