Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk: A Novel Setting & Symbolism

Ben Fountain
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Texas Stadium

This is the main setting of the book.

Stovall, Texas

This is Billy's hometown and the place where his family still lives.

Al-Ansakar Canal

This is the place of conflict with the insurgents where Bravo had a large victory and became war heroes.

The War in Iraq

This is where Billy and the rest of Bravo will redeploy.

The Victory Tour

This is Bravo's two-week tour around the country to celebrate their victory in the Al-Ansakar Canal.

Bravo Squad

This is the name of the group of men featured in the book. Technically, they are the Bravo Company, second platoon, first squad.

The Silver Star

This is the decoration earned by Billy for his actions in the Al-Ansakar Canal.

Dallas Cowboys Locker Room

This place is visited by Bravo.

Memories of War

This is something Billy experiences regularly throughout the book.

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