Invitation to a Beheading Summary
Vladimir Nabokov

Everything you need to understand or teach Invitation to a Beheading by Vladimir Nabokov.

  • Invitation to a Beheading Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Study Guide
  • 2 Literature Criticisms
  • 1 Lesson Plans
  • ...and more
  • 30 Invitation to a Beheading Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more
Follow Us on Facebook

Invitation to a Beheading Summary

Cincinnatus C. is a prisoner, condemned to death and awaiting his beheading for a crime that he doesn't fully understand. Cincinnatus isn't condemned for doing anything; instead, he's condemned for being different from everyone else. That difference seems embodied in the strange, dream-like quality of the world he lives in, a world that seems conjured up by his own mind. At the moment of his beheading, Cincinnatus realizes the strange control he has...

(read more from the Study Guide)

Study Pack

The Invitation to a Beheading Study Pack contains:

Invitation to a Beheading Study Guide

Lesson Plan

All teaching products sold separately.

Invitation to a Beheading Lesson Plans contain 125 pages of teaching material, including: