The Chairs
The Chairs
by Eugene Ionesco

The Chairs Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Water
Chairs
Setting
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: Tragedy and Comedy
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
The Chairs
Characters
The Old Man
The Old Man Timeline
The Old Woman
The Old Woman Timeline
The Orator
The Orator Timeline
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Companion
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Philosophical Viewpoints: The Absurd
Philosophical Viewpoints: The Absurd Quotes
Versions of Reality
Versions of Reality Quotes
Language and Communication
Language and Communication Quotes
Art and Culture
Art and Culture Quotes
Dreams, Hopes, and Plans
Dreams, Hopes, and Plans Quotes
Isolation
Isolation Quotes
Time
Time Quotes
Mortality
Mortality 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
The Most Fun You Can Have Staring at Furniture for Two Hours
The Most Fun You Can Have Staring at Furniture for Two Hours Flashcards
The Most Fun You Can Have Staring at Furniture for Two Hours True or False
Guess Who Isn’t Coming to Dinner
Guess Who Isn’t Coming to Dinner Flashcards
Guess Who Isn’t Coming to Dinner True or False
Study Questions
Essay