One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Light
Signs of Religion and Polite Manners
Snow, Ice, and Cold
Food
Shukhov's Possessions
Throat Cutting
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
What's Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Tough-o-Meter
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis: Rags to Riches
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
Characters
Ivan Denisovich Shukhov
Ivan Denisovich Shukhov Timeline
Captain Buynovsky
Captain Buynovsky Timeline
Fetyukov
Fetyukov Timeline
Tsezar Markovich
Tsezar Markovich Timeline
Alyoshka the Baptist
Senka Klevshin
Vasily Fyodorich Tyurin
Pavlo
The Two Estonians
Gopchik
Kildigs
Lieutenant Volkovoy
Der
Shukhov's Wife
Nikolai Semyonich Kolya Vdovushkin
Stepan Grigorich
Limpy
Kuzyomin
The Moldavian
Pantleyev
Prisoner Kh-123
Prisoner Yu-81
The Wardens
The Old Artist
The Latvian in Hut 7
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Foil
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Power
Power Quotes
Time
Time Quotes
Rules and Order
Rules and Order Quotes
Perseverance
Perseverance Quotes
Competition
Competition Quotes
Principles
Principles Quotes
Memory and the Past
Memory and the Past Quotes
Dreams, Hopes, and Plans
Dreams, Hopes, and Plans Quotes
Family
Family 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
Yes, But Could He Handle Survivor: Maldives?
Yes, But Could He Handle Survivor: Maldives? Flashcards
Yes, But Could He Handle Survivor: Maldives? True or False
Maybe He’ll Make Some Friends at Camp
Maybe He’ll Make Some Friends at Camp Flashcards
Maybe He’ll Make Some Friends at Camp True or False
Study Questions
Essay