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The Bridegroom

Tone is the attitude of the author toward his subject topic. It is important to recognize, however, that the tone of the author and the narrator may not be identical. Some authors do inspire their...

Latest answer posted October 1, 2015, 4:35 pm (UTC)

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The Bridegroom

In the story "The Bridegroom" by Ha Jin we find our main character, Huang Baowen, suffering a terrible conflict: Although he is married, he is obviously homosexual. To make matters worse, his...

Latest answer posted October 6, 2011, 3:45 am (UTC)

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The Bridegroom

Multiculturalism is a theme in both works. Both works embrace multiculturalism because they seek to give voice to cultural realities that might not be readily understood. For Ishiguro, the...

Latest answer posted August 7, 2013, 1:38 am (UTC)

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The Bridegroom

Ha Jin's "The Bridegroom" is a collection of short stories that gives the reader a glimpse into life in China as it struggles to find its place in the world, halfway between capitalism and...

Latest answer posted May 31, 2016, 2:25 pm (UTC)

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