Cane Summary
Jean Toomer

Everything you need to understand or teach Cane by Jean Toomer.

  • Cane Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Cane Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Cane Overview

Cane is neither a novel nor a collection of short stories. It is a tone poem comprised of poems and short pieces that evoke the feelings of being black and symbolize the experience of black culture in modern times. The central theme of the collection of stories and poems is the poet’s search for the expression that articulates the black experience.

Study Pack

The Cane Study Pack contains:

Cane Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Cane Lesson Plans contain 113 pages of teaching material, including: