The Dark Room

What metaphors are used in The Dark Room by Rachel Seiffert?

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Seiffert uses the dark room as a metaphor for the stages of the stories within the novel, as the images of Germany before, during, and after the war come to light. In Helmut's story, for example, the dark room of Germany is often a source of mixed emotions for the characters, ranging from anger to happiness to pride to love.

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