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The Scarlet LetterN an early New England colony the novel shows the terrible impact a single passionate act has on the lives of three members of the community the defiant Hester Prynne; the fiery tortured Reverend Dimmesdale; and the obsessed The Scarlet Letter Nathaniel HawthorneThe Scarlet Letter A Romance an 1850 novel is a work of historical fiction written by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne It is considered his masterwork Set in 17th century Puritan Massachusetts Bay Colony during the years 1642 to 1649 it tells the story of Hester Prynne who conceives a daughter through an affair and struggles to create a new life of repentance and dignity Throughout the book Hawthorne explores themes of legalism sin and guiltعنوانها «داغ ننگ»؛ «حرفی به رنگ عشق»؛ «زنی با نشان قرمز»؛ تاریخ نخستین خوانش روز ششم ماه آگوست سال 1976میلادیعنوان داغ ننگ؛ اثر ناثانیل هاثورن؛ مترجم سیمین دانشور؛ مشخصات نشر تهران، نیل، 1334، در 240ص، چاپ دوم فرانکلین 1346، در 224ص، سوم 1357؛ چاپ چهارم خوارزمی؛ 1369؛ در 252ص؛ چاپ پنجم 1385؛ موضوع داستانهای نویسندگان آمریکایی سده 19ممترجم مرضیه مهردوست؛ تهران، پیام پویا؛ 1387؛ در 56ص؛ مترجم محمدصادق شریعتی؛ در 86 ص؛ تهران، گویش نو؛ 1387؛ با عنوان زنی با نشان قرمز؛ در 127ص؛ روشنگران؛چکیده داستان «هستر پرین شخصیت اصلی داستان» زن جوان و متاهلی است، که گفته می‌شود «همسرش سال­ها پیش به مسافرتی رفته، ولی هرگز برنگشته است، و همگان به یقین رسیده‌ اند، که وی مرده است»؛ داستان از جایی آغاز می‌شود، که «هستر» به علت ارتکاب زنا، با مهم‌ترین کشیش شهر «آرتور دیمزدیل»؛ صاحب بچه ­ای به نام «پرل»، شده، همان بچه، رسوایی و جرم و گناه بزرگ او را، آشکار ساخته، بنابراین «هستر» در زندان است؛ از او میخواهند که نام پدر بچه را افشا کند، تا او نیز محاکمه گردد؛ اما «هستر» بسیار وفادار و شجاع است، و از انجام آنکار، خودداری می­کند؛ حکم مجازاتش این است، که می­بایست همراه با فرزند حرامزاده ی خویش، در وسط شهر، و در پیشگاه عموم، بر روی سکوی اعدام بایستد، تا همگان او را ببینند، و نیز تا پایان عمر خویش، همواره باید، «داغ ننگ» یا «اسکارلت لتر» را بر روی سینه‌، و تن خویش داشته باشد، تا همیشه، به عنوان یک زناکار، میان مردم شناخته شود؛ او مجازات را با افتخار می­پذیرد، و در زیر بار رسوایی، و تحقیراتی که جامعه به او تحمیل می‌کند، شکست را نمی‌پذیرد، تا اینکه رفته رفته، با اعمال خیرخواهانه‌ اش، نگاه جامعه را به سوی خود تغییر داده، در انتهای داستان حرف «آ» بر روی سینه‌ اش، بجای نماینده ی واژه­ ی «آدالترس»، نمایانگر کلمه «آنجل» به معنی فرشته، تجلی میکندتاریخ بهنگام رسانی 23061399هجری خورشیدی؛ ا شربیانی