Disgrace
Disgrace
by J.M. Coetzee

Disgrace Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Dogs
Byron
Teresa
Allegra
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What's Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Tough-o-Meter
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis: Tragedy
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
Chapter 21
Chapter 22
Chapter 23
Chapter 24
Characters
David Lurie
David Lurie Timeline
Lucy Lurie
Lucy Lurie Timeline
Petrus
Petrus Timeline
Melanie Isaacs
Melanie Isaacs Timeline
Bev Shaw
Bev Shaw Timeline
Pollux
Pollux Timeline
The Tall Man
The Second Man
Bill Shaw
Rosalind
Helen
Ettinger
Mr. Isaacs
Mrs. Isaacs
Desiree Isaacs
Ryan
Petrus's Wife
Pauline
Aram Hakim
Elaine Winter
Farodia Rasool
Manas Mathabane
Detective-Sergeant Esterhuyse
Ms. Van Wyck
Desmond Swarts
A Business Professor
Soraya
The other Soraya
Dr. Otto
Dawn
Hakim's Secretary
Tante Miems
Oom Koos
Evelina
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Foil
Muse
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Sex
Sex Quotes
Family
Family Quotes
Violence
Violence Quotes
Old Age
Old Age Quotes
Men and Masculinity
Men and Masculinity Quotes
Women and Femininity
Women and Femininity Quotes
Contrasting Regions
Contrasting Regions Quotes
Suffering
Suffering Quotes
Justice and Judgment
Justice and Judgment Quotes
Hate
Hate Quotes
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said)
Quotes (What was Said) Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said) True or False
Themes (For the Most Part)
Themes (For the Most Part) Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Symbols
Symbols Flashcards
Symbols True or False
Cape Town Fear
Cape Town Fear Flashcards
Cape Town Fear True or False
Study Questions
Essay