A Muslim prayer leader in a mosque and a spiritual leader in the wider Muslim community.
Imam Quotes in The Meursault Investigation
The The Meursault Investigation quotes below are all either spoken by Imam or refer to Imam. For each quote, you can also see the other terms and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Other Press edition of The Meursault Investigation published in 2015.).
Chapter 15 Quotes
I often look out at it from my window, and I loathe its architecture, the big finger pointed at the sky, the concrete still gaping. I also loathe the imam, who looks at his flock as if he’s the steward of the kingdom.
Related Characters: Harun (speaker)
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Imam Term Timeline in The Meursault Investigation
The timeline below shows where the term Imam appears in The Meursault Investigation. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.