Study Guide

Fallen Allusions

By Lauren Kate

Allusions

Literary and Philosophical References

Historical References

  • <a href="https://www.shmoop.com/civil-war/" target="_blank">The Civil War</a> (3.79, 4.8, 6.27, 7.23, 15.9, 15.106)

Pop Culture References

  • Plymouth Fury (1.3)
  • Sonny Terry (3.18)
  • Roman Holiday (5.6, 5.8)
  • Starman (5.54, 5.55)
  • Joe Versus the Volcano (5.54)
  • Weekend at Bernie's (5.54)
  • "Hellhound on My Trail" (5.117)
  • Robert Johnson (5.119)
  • R. L. Burnside (5.119)
  • Lucinda Williams (7.6, 9.25)
  • The Smiths (7.54)