Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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As I Lay Dying Allusions & Cultural References

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.

Religious References

References to the The Bible pervade As I Lay Dying.

Literature and Mythology

Homer’s Odyssey (Check out "What's Up With The Title?")

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