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In Snow Crash what is the significance of Y.T. having sex with Raven?

This is probably a reflection of their moral ambiguity, and possibly as a commentary on human sexuality. There's a minor chance that it's deception as well. Y.T. had previously considered her...

Latest answer posted July 18, 2015 10:06 pm UTC

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Is there significance in how Neal Stephenson compares religion, language and civilization to a virus and society to a...

The significance of the viral analogy is twofold. On the one hand, it can be taken as an indictment of religions, how they operate and spread their teachings, and how they relate to society as a...

Latest answer posted January 20, 2016 3:59 am UTC

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How could I analyze the character Y.T. from Snow Crash?

Y.T. is a great character. Her name, or her initials if you prefer, stand for Yours Truly. She is one of the main female protagonists of the story, and the reader is told that she is fifteen years...

Latest answer posted February 9, 2016 2:29 pm UTC

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How can I summarize the privatized businesses/ franchises in the world of Snow Crash? What part of the book can I...

Your question is an understandable question. Understanding the government system, the franchises, and business of Snow Crash makes up a major part of the book. The best place to look is the...

Latest answer posted March 11, 2016 11:04 pm UTC

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