Life Of Pi Rhetorical Analysis

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Pi Patel suffers an immense amount throughout his travels and learns many lessons along the way. His travels are expressed through the format of storytelling, which its importance also a major theme. Both Pi and the author are characters that are vital in this format. This narrative structure serves the purpose of expressing the major theme of storytelling and its importance in “Life Of Pi” by Yann Martel. “Life Of Pi” is told from both Pi and the author’s (who is writing a book on Pi’s life) perspectives. Pi describes his personal experiences throughout his life while the author gives descriptions of every aspect of Pi’s present day life. The author says the following about Pi and how he tells his story, “Memory is an ocean and

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