Study Guide

The Time Traveler's Wife Book 2, Chapter 17

By Audrey Niffenegger

Book 2, Chapter 17

Experiencing Technical Difficulties

  • Friday, May 7, 2004 (Henry is 40, Clare is 32)
  • Clare is holding an exhibition of her artwork, namely various bird sculptures, at the Chicago Cultural Center. Henry holds Alba as friends, family, and visitors surround Clare. Alba screams for her mother, but Henry has to pass her to his father before he disappears.