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Metaphor, Allegory, and the Classical Tradition: Ancient Thought and Modern Revisions

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While the other entries on this list address racism head-on, this one uses metaphor and allegory to convey its message that anyone can be anything. Through the story of a rookie cop and sneaky fox solving a mystery involving missing mammals, Zootopia unravels a laundry list of deep themes and important life lessons for viewers of all ages.

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Allegory is an extended metaphor

Metaphor and allegory are symbolic (or figurative) comparisons where the nameof one referent is substituted for another. It is important to identify andfocus on the intended characteristics to properly understand an authors meaning. It is equally important to ignore unintended points which the author doesn’tintend to discuss. Understanding the intended meaning of the author isimportant.