“What are the major THEMES, TECHNIQUES and PURPOSE of Camus’ The Outsider?” I am writing an essay entitled “What are the major THEMES, TECHNIQUES and PURPOSE of Camus’ The Outsider?”   I need to mention Judgement and Death – Society’s expectations (on how we act). Violence, Existentialism, Absurdity of Life. Simple/Laconic language – Imagery Heat verses Cold – Bright/Light verses Dark Two part structure (first part him, second part society judging him) What did Camus want you to think/feel? How? Why?   Any pointers where to start and how to structure, and examples from the text to focus on would be greatly appreciated

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Writing on these subjects in regards to Camus' short novel, The Stranger , you might begin your investigation with Mesault's line of defense when he is in prison. It is this portion of the text that deals...

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