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A Day No Pigs Would Die 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.

Literary and Philosophical References

  • Is it just us, or does the conversation Rob and Papa have while fixing a fence on their property (3.4-22) remind you of Robert Frost's "Mending Wall"?

Historical References

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