Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights
Analysis of the conflict between reason and passion depicted in Emily Bronte’s novel, `Wuthering Heights`.
This paper uses the notion of contrasting settings to describe the strong forces between passion and reason in Emily Bronte’s novel.
The two major settings, Wuthering Heights and Thrushcross Grange, represent opposing forces; such as aged and new, ugly and beautiful respectively. Moreover, they represent the main characters’ struggle between passion and reason and the potential of each to become the opposite.