Critical Analysis Of The Cathedral

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I would apply the reader response to analyze the critical approach of the short story “The Cathedral” Why generally because this story can be interpreted more than one way according to the text. In hindsight, with short story such as the Cathedral anything can be viewed from ones opinion can evidently be seen to be true, based on the perception of the reader standpoint and viewpoint.

I found the Cathedral to be a compelling story. Through Carver story we meet a blind man, and the wife of a husband. I later learn that the story is being told from the husband point of view. The Analysis of Carver Cathedral story start of explaining how the blind man is coming to live with them while the husband ventures off to visit his dead relatives. The husband is quick to acknowledge the fact that he is no longer happy with having the blind men dwell in him and his wife home. Which is supposedly the man who has eccentric relationship with his wife, which is inexplicable to describe. Who
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The Two men sit and eventually & watch movies about Roberts case to a TV channel discussing chapels. Then Robert mention to the husband if he has ever seen one. Replying no, Robert then tries to convince the husband to draw a chapel and whilst Robert holds his hands. The husband eventually closes his eyes envisioning himself as being the blind one. Robert seems like a intelligent man, being able to notice and recognize the way the husband feels weird being able to hold conversation with as he can feel the tension rising in the room.

In the Cathedral though the husband comes off as domineering and controlling with his wife and his judgment towards her. Later during the text he slowly being to open his eyes to realize the bigger picture that he was in fact the blind one all along in the

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