Attempts at Some Theses on Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas becomes more complex the more one tries to pick it apart, and Dan Fang in her blog post below has crafted several theories about the overall message and tone of the novel. From the bleakness of the incapability of history to the hope of legacy through narration to a very meta-fictional thesis that all the stories are, within the fictional novel, fictional in themselves, Fang attempts to pin down the elusive message of this novel. Chime in with your own ideas of Cloud Atlas’s thesis in the link below!

Attempts at Some Theses on Cloud Atlas

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~ by kievan09 on June 22, 2012.

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