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The Colonel

"The Colonel" is about a display of brute power. Forche is showing us as readers how terrifying a raw and open threat of violence is—but with a twist. Forche is also showing there is another kind...

Latest answer posted April 21, 2021, 12:25 am (UTC)

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The Colonel

"The Colonel" addresses the theme of war by juxtaposing domestic normality with extreme violence. The people who make war have ordinary lives as well, and Forché emphasizes this through the mundane...

Latest answer posted November 14, 2021, 6:41 am (UTC)

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