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William golding was an english and philosophy teacher at bishop wordsworth’s school in salisbury before he joined the royal navy in 1940 where he would eventually fight in wwii both experiences shaped golding's perspective on life and served as inspirations for his novel lord of the flies. Lord of the flies was turned down by 21 publishers critical verdict golding began writing at seven and published his first volume of poetry before completing his ba. William golding's lord of the flies essays 1958 words | 8 pages in william golding's lord of the flies, the color pink is hard to overlook throughout the text there is pink mentioned at virtually every turn: the pink platform, cream-pink conch, pink mountain, pink faces of the children, pink pig, etc. Críticas lord of the flies is one of my favorite books that was a big influence on me as a teenager, i still read it every couple of years. William golding’s lord of the flies is a the influence of lord of the flies on in all walks of life this resonates with lord of the flies. A short william golding biography describes william golding's life, times, and work also explains the historical and literary context that influenced lord of the flies.
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