Oates has stated that she had the "Death and the Maiden" folktales in the back of
her mind as she wrote this story; she even considered "Death and the Maiden" ...
Themes, Motifs, and Symbols ... Joyce Carol Oates ... seem both human and less
than human, and Oates never makes explicit whether he is reality or fantasy.
Symbols, Allegory and Motifs Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? ...
Oates uses these spells of dizziness to communicate Connie's confusion and ...
by J. C. Oates: Arnold Friend is A Symbolic Devil. Arnold Friend is one of the
central personages in the short story “Where Are You Going, Where Have You
Apr 25, 2008 ... Oates tells us that "his feet [do] not go all the way down" in his boots," suggesting
that perhaps Arnold may not have human feet, but wobbly ...
Jul 22, 2014 ... There is other symbolism in the story that may be worth noting. The restaurant
that Connie hangs out at, though Oates never mentions the name ...
Nov 25, 2013 ... Oates said that she dedicated the story to Bob Dylan because she was ... From
Wikipedia: “The main character of Oates's story is Connie, ...
The opening line of Joyce Carol Oates's frequently anthologized 1966
masterpiece of short fiction “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?”
Joyce Carol Oates, “Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?” in The
Wheel of .... and his sign, an “x” that seems to hover in the air, as symbols for
The uses of symbolism in Joyce Carol Oates "By the river" - MA Sebastian Hoos -
Hausarbeit - Amerikanistik - Literatur - Arbeiten publizieren: Bachelorarbeit, ...