Do you feel that C. S. Lewis's representation of the White Witch is sexist?


Does the wardrobe serve an allegorical function? Explain.


What is the effect of Lewis's depiction of Aslan as a lion? Does it adequately express the nuances of Christ's character?


Why is Lucy, the youngest child, the first to enter Narnia, and Edmund, the next youngest, the second to enter? Is this a coincidence, or is Lewis making a point about the ability of younger children to be more open-minded?


What is the role of the Emperor-Beyond-the-Sea in the novel? How does Lewis portray him?