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Reading Journal #5

Reading Journal #5
Due Tuesday, 10/28
1-2 Pages Typed, Double-Spaced

What is the role of Shrike to the larger themes of the novel (religion, gender, etc.)? Does he serve to tempt Miss Lonelyhearts from his path like Satan tempting Christ in the wilderness? Does he undermine Miss Lonelyhearts' masculinity? Explain.