The Public Arena Symbol Timeline in The Lady or the Tiger?
The timeline below shows where the symbol The Public Arena appears in The Lady or the Tiger?. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
The Lady or the Tiger?
...considered only “semi-barbaric” and not wholly barbaric is that he adopted from his Latin neighbors the public arena . Barbarically, however, the king staged not gladiatorial contests or Christian martyrdoms in his arena,... (full context)
...was imprisoned for daring to love the princess; his trial was to be held in the public arena . Everyone, from the king to his subjects, was especially interested in this case, because... (full context)
...the trial arrived. A huge audience gathered to watch. The young man was released into the public arena , to the admiration and anxiety of the audience—they thought him a grand youth, and... (full context)