On the Sidewalk Bleeding. . Evan Hunter. . What are the four kinds of literary conflict? Man vs. Nature : Struggle with a force of nature. Man vs. Society : Struggle with the laws or beliefs of a group.
Man vs. Nature: Struggle with a force of nature.
Man vs. Society: Struggle with the laws or beliefs of a group.
Man vs. Self: Struggle deciding what to think or do. There is often a moral dilemma, or a question of conscience.
Man vs. Man: Struggle with another character.
Our view of New York.
Andy’s view of New York. “They would move to a clean project in the Bronx.”
This is the most important type of conflict.
The knife that cuts Andy could also be a symbol for the gang conflict in the story.
The rain is a symbol of the man v nature conflict.
1. What effect does Andy’s jacket have on the people who find him in the alleyway?
2. What role does the jacket play in the short story, and what name could we give to the jacket?
“She did not stop running until she found a cop.”