Monthly Archives: May 2019

David Bruce: John Ford’s LOVE’S SACRIFICE: A Retelling — Act 3, Scene 2

— 3.2 — The Duke, Bianca (walking arm in arm with Fernando), Fiormonda, Petruchio, Nibrassa, Ferentes, and Roderico D’Avolos walked into the stateroom in the palace. “Roseilli will not come, then!” the Duke of Pavia said. “He will not! Well, … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Forrest Carter’s THE EDUCATION OF LITLE TREE: A Discussion Guide — Chapters 19-21 (Conclusion)

Chapter 19: The Dog Star What happens in this chapter? In this chapter, we learn about Little Tree’s life in the orphanage. Little Tree rides the bus to the orphanage, which is run by a minister. As always, organized religion … Continue reading

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David Bruce: John Ford’s LOVE’S SACRIFICE: A Retelling — Act 3, Scene 1

— 3.1 — Furious, Nibrassa stood in a room in the palace with Julia, his weeping daughter. “Get away from me, strumpet, infamous whore, leprosy of my blood!” Nibrassa said. “Take thy lamentations to ballad-singers and verse-rhymers; they’ll jig-out and … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Forrest Carter’s THE EDUCATION OF LITTLE TREE: A Discussion Guide — Chapters 16-18

Chapter 16: Church-going What is the main theme of this chapter? The main theme of this chapter is religion. Often, Forrest Carter satirizes a certain kind of religion, as he does here. In this chapter, a certain kind of Christianity … Continue reading

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David Bruce: John Ford’s LOVE’S SACRIFICE: A Retelling — Act 2, Scenes 3-4

— 2.3 — Bianca, Fiormonda, Colona, Julia, Fernando, and Roderico D’Avolos entered a room in the palace. Colona placed on a table the lights — candles — she was carrying, and then she set a chessboard down on a table. … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Forrest Carter’s THE EDUCATION OF LITTLE TREE: A Discussion Guide — Chapters 13-15

Chapter 13: The Farm in the Clearing What do we learn about Granpa’s history? In this chapter, we learn quite a lot about Granpa’s history. When a rattlesnake bites Granpa, he becomes delirious in the night, and he remembers when … Continue reading

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David Bruce: John Ford’s LOVE’S SACRIFICE: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 2

— 2.2 — Petruchio and Roseilli talked together in a room in Petruchio’s house. Roseilli asked, “Is it possible that the Duke should be so moved to anger against Roderico D’Avolos, his secretary?” “It is true,” Petruchio said. “You have … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Forrest Carter’s THE EDUCATION OF LITTLE TREE: A Discussion Guide — Chapters 10-12

Chapter 10: Trading With a Christian What main event happens in this chapter? In this chapter, the main event is that Little Tree gets cheated in a trade by a man who calls himself a Christian. What happens to Ol’ … Continue reading

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David Bruce: John Ford’s LOVE’S SACRIFICE: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 1

— 2.1 — In a room in Mauruccio’s house, Mauruccio was looking in a mirror and trimming his beard. Giacopo, his servant, was brushing him. Mauruccio was an old man who was in love. “Beard, be confined to neatness so … Continue reading

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