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John Updike: Short Stories
An analysis of five short stories by John Updike.
# 71218 | 1,150 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Literature (General)

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This paper analyzes five short stories by John Updike that are used to demonstrate his common themes of sex, adultery, religion and mortality and his unique style. The stories are: "A & P", "Marching Through Boston", "Your Lover Just Called", "Eros Rampant" and "Brother Grasshopper."

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"In the majority of short stories from John Updike we are exposed to the author's chronicle of American life. Innovative and unfashionably conservative, Updike explores psychological processes and sexual candor in his ..."

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