Tag: pig’s head

This collection of articles explores the symbolism and significance of the pig’s head in William Golding’s novel “Lord of the Flies.” From its first appearance as a hunted animal to its transformation into the infamous “Lord of the Flies,” scholars and critics examine how this object represents themes such as power, corruption, and evil. The collection also delves into how different interpretations of the pig’s head reflect larger debates about human nature and society. Overall, these articles provide a comprehensive analysis of one of the most haunting symbols in modern literature.