Presentation on theme: "1. How does Morrison’s use of magical realism and non- linear narrative reflect the way people remember and make meaning of their lives? 2. Morrison developed."— Presentation transcript:
We have just explored many aspects of Beloved: genre (magical realism), narrative type (non-linear), literary legacy (the slave narrative), and its cultural-historical context. Now it is time to organize and synthesize your unique reflection to answer our two questions. Use this table (or a list or table of your own) to cite specific textual pieces of Beloved that support the pieces of the text we have explored. An example has been provided. 1111 2222 3333 6666 5555 4444 Next Magical Realism Non-linear Narrative Parallels Between the Slave Narrative & Beloved Beloved’s disappearance from the porch Flashback to Denver’s birthA key part of Sethe’s life is escaping the plantation, on foot and in grave danger.