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Mrs. Who in “A Wrinkle in Time” as a Symbol

Mrs. Who in “A Wrinkle in Time” as a Symbol

-Find “A Wrinkle in Time” on Amazon Meg Murray as a Symbol While there’s an awful lot of symbolism in A Wrinkle in Time, Madeline L’Engle’s classic science fiction novel, none of it is particularly dense or tough to understand. Indeed, L’Engle uses a lot of symbols in A Wrinkle in Time, but she keeps them universal and easy to grasp. As such, her novel has enjoyed a wide audience and continues to be enjoyed by both children and adults alike. At the center of the novel are three “celestial beings,” each tasked with helping the Murray children on their epic journey. In A Wrinkle in Time, Mrs Who is […]

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Charles Wallace from A Wrinkle in Time

Charles Wallace from A Wrinkle in Time

-Find “A Wrinkle in Time” on Amazon Charles Wallace as a Symbol In the novel A Wrinkle in Time, Charles Wallace is both one of the main characters and one of the novel’s most important symbols. Of course, there is a ton of symbolism in A Wrinkle in Time, but we can find much of it wrapped up in the meanings behind the super-intelligent, psychic five-year-old boy that accompanies his sister and their friend on an epic journey. The Power of the Innocence of Youth! Many of the symbols in A Wrinkle in Time serve to help us understand that there’s a lot more to the universe than that which […]

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Uriel from A Wrinkle in Time

Uriel from A Wrinkle in Time

-Find “A Wrinkle in Time” on Amazon Uriel as a Symbol There’s a great deal of symbolism in A Wrinkle of Time, and a lot of what makes the novel so appealing is how easy most of it is to understand. The planet of Uriel is a far-off place that the kids visit using the tesseract in A Wrinkle in Time. It’s a beautiful place where mythical creatures sing songs of hymnal praise but as with a lot of the symbols in A Wrinkle in Time, there’s a bit more to it than just that. Beautiful Gardens, Flying Winged Creatures Uriel, which is named after one of the archangels in […]

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