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Blood Meridian

Cormac McCarthy has seldom, if ever, shied away from the use of violence, graphically-portrayed, as a means of defining humanity. His novels invariably include numerous, detailed descriptions of...

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Blood Meridian

In Blood Meridian, Cormac McCarthy presents a realistic narrative which deconstructs the traditional motif of the Old West, specifically through two characters: Judge Holden, whose belief in...

Latest answer posted December 12, 2019, 5:06 pm (UTC)

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Blood Meridian

One promising approach to analyzing the fundamental issues of human nature and our propensity to violence would be to focus on the characters. While there are many violent elements in the novel’s...

Latest answer posted December 10, 2019, 3:09 am (UTC)

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Blood Meridian

In Blood Meridian, Cormac McCarthy presents the reader with a surprisingly realistic narrative that is devoid of heroes and full of violent, imperfect, and evil characters. McCarthy is highly read...

Latest answer posted December 5, 2019, 10:36 pm (UTC)

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