The Sound and the Fury Annotating When annotating the text, please pay specific attention to the following: Terms (most are from L to J) – define below and keep with you 1. Narrative Voice or Point of View 2. Structure 3. Time 4. Symbolism 5. Allegory 6. Allusion 7. Colloquialism 8. Slang 9. Metaphor (extended) 10. Irony 11. Flashback 12. In medias res 13. Juxtaposition 14. Paradox 15. Spatial Order 16. Cadence 17. Climax 18. Connotation 19. Verisimilitude 20. Audience 21. Common Knowledge 22. Occasion 23. Stream of Consciousness 24. Unreliable narrator 25. Synesthesia Also, annotate for the following themes: 1. Decline of the South 2. Morality 3. Sin and Redemption 4. Nature and Human Existence 5. Race/Class Consciousness 6. Family Honor 7. Feminine Virtue 8. Social Acceptability 9. Life’s Perceived Order 10. Elements of Time Please do not over think annotation. Get the words above in your head before you start reading, and annotate as you go! Do not go back just to annotate. If you are rereading, it should be because you don’t understand something. It’s a habit you will learn (you sort of have to!) so start at the beginning.