The Theme Of Redemption In The Kite Runner

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“Redemption is something you have to fight for in a very personal, down-dirty way. Some of our characters lose that, some stray from that, and some regain it” (Whedon). Screenwriter, Joss Whedon, states that redemption is not something that is given for free, it is something that one must work towards and it does not come easy. Redemption is a prominent concept and theme in the novel The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini. In the novel, the protagonist, Amir, is a significant character who works to receive redemption. Due to his character flaws, Amir commits a sin during his childhood and carries the guilt to adulthood. Amir desperately tried to get rid of his guilt but was unable too until he came to a realization. Through Amir, one can learn