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The Unbearable Lightness of Being

The Unbearable Lightness of Being

by Milan Kundera
Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Lightness and Weight, Eternal Return
Es Muss Sein, Beethoven, and Fortuity
The Bowler Hat
Music, Motifs, and Beauty
Kitsch
The Grand March of History
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What's Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis: None
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 8
Part 1, Chapter 9
Part 1, Chapter 10
Part 1, Chapter 11
Part 1, Chapter 12
Part 1, Chapter 13
Part 1, Chapter 14
Part 1, Chapter 15
Part 1, Chapter 16
Part 1, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 16
Part 2, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 18
Part 2, Chapter 19
Part 2, Chapter 20
Part 2, Chapter 21
Part 2, Chapter 22
Part 2, Chapter 23
Part 2, Chapter 24
Part 2, Chapter 25
Part 2, Chapter 26
Part 2, Chapter 27
Part 2, Chapter 28
Part 2, Chapter 29
Part 3, Chapter 1
Part 3, Chapter 2
Part 3, Chapter 3
Part 3, Chapter 4
Part 3, Chapter 5
Part 3, Chapter 6
Part 3, Chapter 7
Part 3, Chapter 8
Part 3, Chapter 9
Part 3, Chapter 10
Part 3, Chapter 11
Part 4, Chapter 1
Part 4, Chapter 2
Part 4, Chapter 3
Part 4, Chapter 4
Part 4, Chapter 5
Part 4, Chapter 6
Part 4, Chapter 7
Part 4, Chapter 8
Part 4, Chapter 9
Part 4, Chapter 10
Part 4, Chapter 11
Part 4, Chapter 12
Part 4, Chapter 13
Part 4, Chapter 14
Part 4, Chapter 15
Part 4, Chapter 16
Part 4, Chapter 17
Part 4, Chapter 18
Part 4, Chapter 19
Part 4, Chapter 20
Part 4, Chapter 21
Part 4, Chapter 22
Part 4, Chapter 23
Part 4, Chapter 24
Part 4, Chapter 25
Part 4, Chapter 26
Part 4, Chapter 27
Part 4, Chapter 28
Part 4, Chapter 29
Part 5, Chapter 1
Part 5, Chapter 2
Part 5, Chapter 3
Part 5, Chapter 4
Part 5, Chapter 5
Part 5, Chapter 6
Part 5, Chapter 7
Part 5, Chapter 8
Part 5, Chapter 9
Part 5, Chapter 10
Part 5, Chapter 11
Part 5, Chapter 12
Part 5, Chapter 13
Part 5, Chapter 14
Part 5, Chapter 15
Part 5, Chapter 16
Part 5, Chapter 17
Part 5, Chapter 18
Part 5, Chapter 19
Part 5, Chapter 20
Part 5, Chapter 21
Part 5, Chapter 22
Part 5, Chapter 23
Part 6, Chapter 1
Part 6, Chapter 2
Part 6, Chapter 3
Part 6, Chapter 4
Part 6, Chapter 5
Part 6, Chapter 6
Part 6, Chapter 7
Part 6, Chapter 8
Part 6, Chapter 9
Part 6, Chapter 10
Part 6, Chapter 11
Part 6, Chapter 12
Part 6, Chapter 13
Part 6, Chapter 14
Part 6, Chapter 15
Part 6, Chapter 16
Part 6, Chapter 17
Part 6, Chapter 18
Part 6, Chapter 19
Part 6, Chapter 20
Part 6, Chapter 21
Part 6, Chapter 22
Part 6, Chapter 23
Part 6, Chapter 24
Part 6, Chapter 25
Part 6, Chapter 26
Part 6, Chapter 27
Part 6, Chapter 28
Part 6, Chapter 29
Part 7, Chapter 1
Part 7, Chapter 2
Part 7, Chapter 3
Part 7, Chapter 4
Part 7, Chapter 5
Part 7, Chapter 6
Part 7, Chapter 7
Characters
A Note on Characters
Tomas
Tomas Timeline
Tereza
Tereza Timeline
Sabina
Sabina Timeline
Franz
Franz Timeline
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
Foil
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Life, Consciousness, Existence
Life, Consciousness, Existence Quotes
Sex
Sex Quotes
Love
Love Quotes
Identity
Identity Quotes
Power
Power Quotes
Language and Communication
Language and Communication Quotes
Time
Time Quotes
Betrayal
Betrayal 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
Of Being What? Being What???
Of Being What? Being What??? Flashcards
Of Being What? Being What??? True or False
Milan Kundera - from That 70’s Show?
Milan Kundera - from That 70’s Show? Flashcards
Milan Kundera - from That 70’s Show? True or False
Study Questions
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