Published January 1998
by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English
Give as a gift or purchase for a team or group. Learn more. Buying and sending eBooks to others. Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide () Bright Summaries. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Summary & Study Guide Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys (Book Analysis): Detailed 5/5(1). Editorial Review In Jean Rhys reemerged after a long silence with a novel called Wide Sargasso had enjoyed minor literary success in the s and '30s with a series of evocative novels featuring women protagonists adrift in Europe, verging on poverty, hoping to be saved by men.3/5(1). In this Reader's Guide, Carl Plasa provides a comprehensive survey and analysis of the most stimulating critical responses to Wide Sargasso Sea. The opening chapter outlines initial reactions to the novel from English and Caribbean critics, charting the differences between them. Wide Sargasso Sea Study Guide Jean Rhys ' Wide Sargasso Sea () is a short but dense literary work that becomes considerably more approachable when given some context. In the words of critic Anne B. Simpson, it is a text that offers "ambiguous and mutually incompatible interpretive possibilities.".
There is depth to the characters and their relationships. There is the theme of various ways the Europeans relate to the people on the island. There is a lot to think about in Wide Sargasso Sea which is what makes it a rich source of discussions for a book group. Note from Megan, Editor of The Book Club Guide. From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Wide Sargasso Sea Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays. Katie from Portsmouth has been busy reading Wide Saragossa Sea in between stints volunteering at Portsmouth Library. Here's her review of Jean Rhys' classic "post-colonial" novel. Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys. Wide Sargasso Sea is a prequel to Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre and follows the descent of Antoinette, or 'Bertha', into madness. The novel is set in Jamaica following the abolition of slavery . Wide Sargasso Sea. Download full Wide Sargasso Sea Book or read online anytime anywhere, Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. Click Get Books and find your favorite books in the online library. Create free account to access unlimited books, fast download and ads free! We cannot guarantee that Wide Sargasso Sea book is in the library.
Wide Sargasso Sea Study Guide consists of approx. 27 pages of summaries and analysis on Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys. This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion/5(1). Jean Rhys wrote “Wide Sargasso Sea” in It demonstrates the inequality in the society on the grounds of ethical origins, as well as depicts the racial conflict from a standpoint of white slave owners. The novel is about Antoinette Cosway who lives in Jamaica, and who the reader might have heard about in the “Jane Eyre” book. Wide Sargasso Sea (SparkNotes Literature Guide) (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series) eBook Give as a gift or purchase for a group. Learn more. Buying and sending Kindle Books to others Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide () Bright Summaries. out of 5 stars 4. Kindle Edition. £ The Collected Short Author: SparkNotes. A study guide for Jean Rhys's "Wide Sargasso Sea", excerpted from The Gale Group's acclaimed Novels for Students series. Designed with busy students in mind, this concise study guide includes: plot summary; character analysis; author biographies; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more.