A Wrinkle in Time

by

Madeleine L'Engle

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A Wrinkle in Time Symbols

The Black Thing

The antagonist of A Wrinkle in Time is the Black Thing (otherwise called the Darkness or the shadow or, in its incarnation on Camazotz, IT). The Black Thing represents Evil at work in the… (read full symbol analysis)

Tesseract

In geometry, a tesseract means the fifth dimension. In the world of A Wrinkle in Time, a tesseract is that as well, but also an exciting and dangerous way to travel through space and… (read full symbol analysis)