British novelist, poet and Nobel Prize for Literature
(1911 – 1993)


The writer - 'Lord of the Flies' -
- Game

(Updated on 12/01/2011)



The writer :

  • William Golding (Wikipedia)
    1 Biography 1.1 Early life 1.2 Marriage and family 1.3 War service 1.4 Death
    2 Career 2.1 Writing success 2.2 Fiction 2.3 Cryptozoology
    3 Major works
    4 See also
    5 References
    6 External links


'Lord of the Flies' :

  • Lord of the Flies (BBC)
    - Context
    - Plot
    - Character
    - Themes
    - Sample

    with interactive tests

  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding : CyberGuide
    - The historical background for the novel
    - The symbolism of the conch
    - The element of survival faced by the boys on the island
    - Current, real-world political and social situations similar to the events in the novel



  • Lord of the Flies : Lesson plan (
    "Students will understand the following:
    1. On a literal level, Lord of the Flies deals with what happens to a group of boys stranded on an island with no adult supervision.
    2. On a symbolic level, Lord of the Flies investigates what happens to civilized people when the structures of civilization disappear."



Cinema :


Game :

  • Lord of the Flies – How To Play
    "The game is supposed to be played after one has read the book "Lord of the Flies" by William Golding.
    The aim is to introduce some basic analytical aspects concerning the book and to challenge the reader's memory through play..."