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The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club


by Amy Tan

Discussion & Essay Questions

Available to teachers only as part of the The Joy Luck ClubTeacher Pass

The Joy Luck Club Teacher Pass includes:

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  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Discussion & Essay Questions

  1. Why is the book entitled Joy Luck Club? What is the purpose of the club, both in China and in America? How does the club bring the different groups of women together, across time and nations? What would you have named this book?