Literature Chart- Monsters are Due on Maple Street

Rod Serling
Who is the author of Monters are Due on Maple Street?

Science fiction
What is the genre?

Steve (sort of), Les
Who are the protagonists?

Charlie, Tommy, Don, aliens
Who are the antagonists?

fear (of aliens), confusion, and doubt
What are the internal conflicts?

Pete van Horn killed, power outage, and Tommy’s comic books
What are the external conflicts?

we are our own worst enemies, and suspicion can destroy
What are the themes?

lights= suspicion, dark=fear, spaceship= change/obstacle, gun= violence, aggresion, blame, and car= doubt
What are the symbols?

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