O. K., obviously not our Lord of the Flies, but interesting anyway...

The Lord of the Flies uses symbols like the conch, the pig's head, and even the boys themselves to convey the theme that without civilization and rules we turn into savages....

Lord of the Flies of by William Golding has several of these objects in it.
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Taking notes for an open notes quiz? I would concentrate on the scene where the boys take the fire. Know what Piggy was worried they would take. Pay attention to what Ralph is starting to forget. Who the heck is Simon talking to? What is the Lord of the Flies in this book? What happens to Simon at the very end of the book?


Famous William Golding’s novel Lord of the Flies was written in 1954

However, the real key to the story lies in the role of Beelzebub, Lord of the Flies.
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Death is a prominent motif in William Golding's Lord of the Flies and specific events throughout the novel are important in the development of the story and in expressing the tragedy that ultimately results from manifestations of evil in mankind....


The Simpsons made a parody of Lord of the Flies in episode "Das Bus."

We see this portrayed in the William Golding's infamous novel, Lord of the Flies, when the horrendous crash of an airplane penetrates the island's serenity and disrupts the air with the crackling sounds of the blazing fire.

Many forms of denial are found in William Golding’s novel Lord of the Flies.

In the tale of Lord of the Flies by William Golding, in attempt to escape from their boarding school during WWII, numerous British schoolboys end up stranded on an island after the catastrophe of a plane crash.

In the Lord of the Flies a group of British schoolboys are stranded on an island during the third world war.

The dominate characters in Lord of the Flies, Jack and Ralph, are two boys of the same age and who battle constantly for power throughout the entire novel....

In 1983 William Golding was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature for The Lord of the Flies.

According to Amazon, “Lord of the Flies remains as provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, igniting passionate debate with its startling, brutal portrait of human nature....

In the book, Lord Of The Flies, the boys in the book are a prefect example for how a society starts off.

Before winning the Nobel Prize in Literature for The Lord of the Flies, Golding won the Booker Prize in literature for his novel Rites of Passage, book number one of the To the Ends of the Earth trilogy....