This is a several page bundle of my favorite literary devices in A Confederacy of Dunces. Toole is a master at his craft and employs allusion, subtle foreshadowing, juxtaposition, extended metaphor, and more!
Carefully chosen close readings of passages that showcase a specific literary device
Title of (free) excellent scholarly journal that explains how Toole uses symbolism and extended metaphor in A Confederacy of Dunces to communicate to reader
Show & Tell writing exercise -- sample of a paragraph on this novel that both shows and tells (summarizes and analyzes)