Confused about an essay question?

Hey,I am writing an Rhetorical Essay for my final paper in college english class about a very short story. My question is about one of intructor's steps, he wrote Who are the characters? How are they representing some cultural values?What does he mean by that second part cultural values?Thanks In Advance!

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One Response to “Confused about an essay question?”

  1. ballot's says:

    by cultural values he probably means morality reinforced in one culture that wouldn’t necessarily be enforced in another culture. Example, in india being a homosexual is not looked kindly upon where in thailand its seen as oki.