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An Abundance of Katherines

An Abundance of Katherines


by John Green

Analysis: Allusions

When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Literary and Philosophical References

Historical References

Pop Culture References

  • The Royal Tenenbaums (8.58)
  • Scrabble (9.91)
  • Star Trek (11.8)
  • Saturday Night Live (12.19) 

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