The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty Critical Analysis

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I will be explaining why the literary work; “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” captured my interest. Literary work is using the imagination or creative thinking. I will be using terms and concepts from the text to support my explanation. I will describe one of the analytical approaches outlined in Chapter 16 of my text, using details from the text to support my interpretations and evaluate the meaning of the” Secret Life of Walter Mitty”, using the analytical approach I described. Walter Mitty captured by interest because James Thurber's uses a day-dreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. His wife, Mrs. Mitty, has a forceful personality and runs Walter's life. Walter has no real identity other than what his wife will allow. He daydreams of being in other positions to flee all the things in life and make up he's own. I firmly believe day dreaming can do all of the above. Daydreaming removes one from their current situation and takes them to a place of comfort and satisfaction that no one can reach ex...

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