It represents authority.
The conch shell.
Who said we don't need the conch anymore in the Lord of the flies
In the lord of the flies the symbol of authority is the pink cream colored conch shell
There are a few: -The Beast -The Conch Shell -Jack's Hunter's -Roger's sadism -The fire
The Conch Represents Democracy, order and civility
The conch (Shell)
The boys are able to speak out only when they have the conch in their hands. The conch was found by Piggy and Ralph in the beginning of the book in a tidal pool. The conch represents democracy and order in the Lord of the Flies. The conch is destroyed when Piggy is killed. This is symbolized the madness of society when the conch breaks.
Ralph blows the conch every meeting
The conch in the lord of the flys represents when a meeting will be held when blown. This later develops into a object of power, who ever has the conch has the power to rule those around him.
The conch symbolizes civilization
The Conch shell.