Wide Sargasso Sea
Wide Sargasso Sea
by Jean Rhys

Wide Sargasso Sea Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The Land
Birds and Beasts
Red Dress, White Dress
Fire
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What's Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Tough-o-Meter
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis: Tragedy
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
Part I, Section 1
Part I, Section 2
Part II, Section 1
Part II, Section 2
Part II, Section 3
Part II, Section 4
Part II, Section 5
Part II, Section 6
Part II, Section 7
Part II, Section 8
Part III, Section 1
Part III, Section 2
Part III, Section 3
Part III, Section 4
Part III, Section 5
Part III, Section 6
Part III, Section 7
Characters
Antoinette Mason Rochester
Antoinette Mason Rochester Timeline
Rochester
Rochester Timeline
Christophine
Christophine Timeline
Annette Cosway Mason
Annette Cosway Mason Timeline
Mr. Mason
Pierre Cosway
Tia
Sandi Cosway
Richard Mason
Aunt Cora
Amélie
Daniel Cosway/Boyd
Grace Poole
Sister Marie Augustine
Godfrey
Myra
Baptiste
Hilda
Study Questions
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
Foil
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Race
Race Quotes
Identity
Identity Quotes
Language and Communication
Language and Communication Quotes
Love
Love Quotes
Mortality
Mortality Quotes
The Supernatural
The Supernatural Quotes
Power
Power Quotes
Versions of Reality
Versions of Reality Quotes
Contrasting Regions
Contrasting Regions Quotes
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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
Got Get 'Em, Jane Eyre
Got Get 'Em, Jane Eyre Flashcards
Got Get 'Em, Jane Eyre True or False
Essay
Teaching Wide Sargasso Sea
Current Events & Pop Culture
Challenges & Opportunities
Assignments & Activities
Hollywood Needs Your Help! Make a Movie of Wide Sargasso Sea
"Daylight Come and Me Wanna Go Home!" Wide Sargasso Sea and Bad Vacations
There are Two Hundred Sides to Every Story
Characterization
Chew On This
Character Journal Entry
Facebook Plot Summary
Archetypes
Symbolism, Allusion, and Irony
Literary Devices
Adaptation
Why Should I Care?
Discussion & Essay Questions
Reading Quizzes
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