Pretend you are one of the main characters in this story, and write a journal entry about one of the major events.
Write a letter from Katharine to the English patient, explaining why she is breaking up with him, or write a letter from Hana to Kip, explaining her feelings for him.
Briefly research what the sociological climate of Italy was like during World War II and summarize your findings in 10-15 bullet points.
Based on the narrator's description, draw a picture on posterboard of how you imagine the villa would look.
Have students research Michael Ondaatje and ask them to write a short, one-page biography about him. Discuss how "The English Patient" fits into his greater body of work.
Letter from the Villa
Write a letter from a soldier in Italy in the 1940s to someone living in another...
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