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The Plague

The Plague


by Albert Camus

The Plague: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Which philosophy is not dealt with? -> Romanticism
2. A town is stricken with the plague. Which theme is this? -> Language
3. What drives some to sacrifice their own well being for that of society? -> Love
4. Camus wanted to understand, think about, and figure out what to do with ____. -> Power
5. The narrator is obsessed with reaching objective -> Atheism