The Sea Wall and The Lover Summary
Marguerite Duras

Everything you need to understand or teach The Sea Wall and The Lover by Marguerite Duras.

  • The Sea Wall and The Lover Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Short Guide
  • ...and more

The Sea Wall and The Lover Summary

The novels The Sea Wall and The Lover are closely related thematically. Both are autobiographical works that draw on Duras's childhood near Saigon in what was then French IndoChina. In both stories, Duras treats social and personal concerns. Her parents had come to the former French colonies as teachers, seeking the promise of adventure and wealth. They found neither, and after the death of her father her mother was left to raise...

(read more from the Short Guide)

Study Pack

The The Sea Wall and The Lover Study Pack contains:

The Sea Wall and The Lover Short Guide

Follow Us on Facebook