Juan Rulfo
Pedro Páramo
Paper # 2

The character of Pedro Páramo presents a striking duality in what he symbolizes: He means life for Comala, and is often accompanied in the narration by images of water. At the same time, this character seems to represent death, to the point that Comala dies with him.

In this paper, explore the duality of this character, more particularly his conexion to Comala, and the ways in which he is a symbol of life and death.

Your paper should be about three pages long, include bibliographical references. be turned in on or before Wednesday Feb 28th.