Shawshank Redemption, hope and uncertainty

One of my classes just finished reading The Shawshank Redemption, so--of course--it’s totally on my mind. What most people don’t realize about The Shawshank Redemption is that it’s about hope. At it’s core, hope is the force that drives Andy to escape. Red is hopeless; he doesn’t believe that he will get out before there... Continue Reading →

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