Moderato Cantabile Summary
Marguerite Duras

Everything you need to understand or teach Moderato Cantabile by Marguerite Duras.

  • Moderato Cantabile Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 Moderato Cantabile Lessons
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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
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Moderato Cantabile Overview

Moderato Cantabile is a novella written by Marguerite Duras. The setting of the story is not specifically revealed at any point throughout the book, but readers are informed the events occur in the spring in a town close to the sea. Moderato Cantabile follows the rather mundane events of a wealthy woman named Anne Desbaresdes. The entire story takes place over a one-week period in Anne’s life. During this time, readers see her take her son to piano lessons and strike up a rather mysterious relationship with a man she meets casually in a local café.

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