the Witch and the Wardrobe

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  • Witch And The Wardrobe Allusion

    The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as an Allegory The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, written by C.S. Lewis, is filled with symbolism and mythological influences, both Christian and non-Christian. These influences manifest themselves in the forms of allusions and parallels. C.S. Lewis uses these allusions and parallels between the real world and Narnia in order to present his work The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as an allegory. It is important to note the factors that influenced the writings of C.S. Lewis. Lewis described himself as an atheist when he was in his younger years (Schakel 1). His lack of belief may have been caused by the death of his mother in 1908 and the fact that he spent the subsequent six years in various boarding schools in England.…

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  • Narnia In The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

    Myth: The Chronicles of Narnia is built around this concept of myth. As most of us read long ago in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the four children explore their new home and grope their way through a magical wardrobe into the cold, wintery world of Narnia. Here -- as in the ancient myths that had captivated C. S. Lewis' heart -- animals talk, witches bewitch, curses turn flesh into stone, and the veil between physical reality and spiritual fantasies fade away. Myth and truth merge…

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  • Symbolism In Lewis's The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe

    Throughout The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe, Lewis utilizes a myriad of components, or symbols, to create an allegory of Christianity. These components suggest Lewis was crafting this story to convey Christian concepts. Examples of religious symbolism include Aslan, the stone table, the beavers underlying characteristics, the children’s “title”, and even the White Witch. Aslan is a character who strongly resembles Jesus Christ. Within the first few chapters, the fawn and the beavers speak…

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  • Good And Evil In The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

    In the The Magician 's Nephew by C.S. Lewis Digory and Polly travel to and through many world’s, ending up in the recently created Narnia. They by accident have unleashed a evil upon Narnia— an evil that comes back in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe— Jadis. They have to stop Jadis from terrorizing Narnia creating a battle between good and evil in this brand new world. The theme of good verses evil comes up again in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe against the same evil and then again in…

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  • Witch Vs Wardrobe

    While Lucy went in the wardrobe it feeling on touching coats and snow falling down the smell of coats to the cold air, hear the quietness out in the forest. In The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe they have a lot in common and differences with the book and the movie. I prefer the book version of The Lion,The Witch,The Wardrobe because there is a lot of detail that is in the book but not the movies. In the movie and book The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe have a lot in common, First of all,…

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  • The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe

    C.S. Lewis was an Irish writer. Born in Belfast in 1898, and living in County Down until the age of nine, as a young child, Lewis probably heard many of the old Irish Legends and mythological stories that most Irish children would learn, even to this day. This essay seeks to find evidence of the influence these stories had on Lewis’s work in later life, especially in ‘The Chronicles of ‘Narnia’. It focuses mainly on ‘The Magician’s Nephew’ and ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’. It examines…

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  • The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

    Prince Caspian might be a kids' story, however it's not the sort of maybe a couple sentence moral toward the end letting you know precisely what the takeaway message is. This novel can be nurtured in many separate ways. Youngsters may watch over it one way and guardians another. Books major may praise a few viewpoints while dream fans will love it from different angles. Prince Caspian incorporates the landing to Narnia of the four Pevensie posterity of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. The…

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  • In The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

    The Wardrobe In the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe there is a portal to a whole other place, unlike which anyone has ever seen. College is just like that. First you come up to this big scary door that you're not quite sure you should open, because something big lies ahead and there is no way to tell if it is something good or something bad. When you are about start to college you have a big process to complete, there is a point where someone thinks about whether they should quit while they…

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  • Theme Of Faith In Narnia

    In Narnia, as in the Bible, grace is linked to faith. One cannot acquire forgiveness on their own. His own sin is too great and the divine sovereign is too honest for self-justification. One cannot change themselves either. Sinfulness is to grand to overcome on ones’ own. There are some things only Aslan can do, and the only proper human response to these things is faith. As the Beavers in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe tell Peter, it is no good trying to save Mr. Tumnus from the White…

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  • Book Series: Narnia By C. S. Lewis

    youngest, Lucy, hides in a wardrobe. She finds an icy world, a world that would be impossible in the mind of an unimaginative adult. She finds a lamp post as well as a faun, whose name is Tumnus. They become friends and she is taken to the fauns house. She is sent home when Tumnus believes that the secret police is listening. The secret police in the fantasy world are the trees, birds, and the animals. Only some of them are part of the secret police. These are the ones that are on the side of…

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