Imagery in Desiree's Baby
Dark and light imagery: Images of dark and light appears throughout the visual descriptions of the scenes and characters of “Désirée’s Baby.” In most cases, the attention is paid to darkness, which is used to describe the Aubigny estate and Armand’s character. In such cases, dark imagery clues readers into the shadowy sides of Armand—his violence and anger—and of the estate—its upholding of slavery.
Imagery Examples in Desiree's Baby:
"pall..." See in text (Désirée's Baby)