Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
* Ellison's story begins to reveal itself while he is on sick leave in Vermont
* Ellison's original story is about an African pilot in a prisoner of war camp.
* Ellison becomes aware of the complex issue of identity.
* Ellison sees and advertisement for the "Tom" show and becomes aware of the issue of African American...
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