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by Suzanne Collins

Mockingjay Allusions and Cultural References

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

Classical References

  • Plutarch (character name, used throughout)
  • Caesar (character name, used throughout)
  • Castor and Pollux (character names, used throughout)
  • Cressida (character name, used throughout)
  • Coriolanus (character name, used throughout)
  • Aurelius (character name, used throughout)

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