Category: Scar

The Scar is a prominent landmark in William Golding’s novel “Lord of the Flies”. It is the result of a plane crash that leaves a group of boys stranded on an uninhabited island. This collection of articles explores the significance and symbolism of the Scar in the novel. The articles delve into how the Scar serves as a physical representation of civilization’s collapse, and how it affects the boys’ psychological state as they struggle to survive. Additionally, this collection examines how the Scar is used as a metaphor for humanity’s impact on nature and the consequences that follow.