A. S. Byatt Questions and Answers

A. S. Byatt

“The Thing.” It's mysterious. It's horrible. It's the stuff of nightmares. But it is real? Penny and Primrose certainly believe they really see it when they enter the forest as two small girls and...

Latest answer posted May 19, 2020 9:32 pm UTC

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A. S. Byatt

There are two main themes in the story "Rose-Coloured Teacups." The first theme pertains to the generation gap between the three generations of women. This gap is brought to light through the...

Latest answer posted October 6, 2018 3:58 pm UTC

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A. S. Byatt

A. S. Byatt’s story “The Thing in the Forest” can be analyzed as a straightforward Gothic-type fantasy in which the events described actually occurred. Alternately, the story can be taken to...

Latest answer posted November 5, 2019 6:03 am UTC

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