The Cask of Amontillado from Ann Charter
"The Cask of Amontillado" from Ann Charters book "The Story and Its Writer"
Write an essay in which you argue for a specific allegorical interpretation of one of the stories (cast of amontillado) we have read so far. Be specific about what your allegorical reading of the story is, and prove that reading using evidence from the text. What are the symbolic elements of the story, what do they represent, and how do they contribute to the overall allegory?