Nectar in a Sieve
Nectar in a Sieve
by Kamala Markandaya

Nectar in a Sieve Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Tannery
Water
Learning
Drums
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What’s Up With the Title?
What’s Up With the Epigraph?
What’s Up With the Ending?
Plot Analysis
Booker’s Seven Basic Plots Analysis: Rebirth
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
Chapter 25
Chapter 26
Chapter 27
Chapter 28
Chapter 29
Chapter 30
Characters
Rukmani
Rukmani Timeline
Nathan
Nathan Timeline
Kenny
Kenny Timeline
Study Questions
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
Foil
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Life, Consciousness, and Existence
Life, Consciousness, and Existence Quotes
Suffering
Suffering Quotes
Transformation
Transformation Quotes
Man and the Natural World
Man and the Natural World Quotes
Poverty
Poverty Quotes
The Home
The Home Quotes
Love
Love Quotes
Foreignness and 'The Other'
Foreignness and 'The Other' Quotes
Women and Femininity
Women and Femininity Quotes
Power
Power 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
Now That’s Some Good Pulp-Free Orange Juice
Now That’s Some Good Pulp-Free Orange Juice Flashcards
Now That’s Some Good Pulp-Free Orange Juice True or False
Farmer in the Dell
Farmer in the Dell Flashcards
Farmer in the Dell True or False
Essay