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What is an example of a parody in literature?

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Answered Sep 18English
Lucia RuggieroOutstanding qualified teacher with excellent experience in teaching Spanish.4 students helped

There are many parodies in literature. One great example is the mock-epic, “The Rape of the Lock” by the 18th Century poet Alexander Pope, where he satirises a minor incident concerning a lock of a woman’s hair being cut off without her permission and satirises it, turning it into a parody of an epic play, where the characters are compared to the Gods of epic literature.