Passing Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

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Chapter Abstracts

Part 1, Encounter: Chapters 1-2

* Irene Redfield receives a letter from Clare Kendry, a childhood friend.

* Irene recalls when Clare's father died and Clare disappeared from their Chicago neighborhood.

* Irene recalls a trip to Chicago a few years earlier when she ran into Clare, who passes for white and whom she did not recognize at first.

* Clare and Irene talk about old times, although Clare doesn't reveal much about her current life.

* Clare insists on getting together the next week. Irene is not enthusiastic about meeting, but she agrees to meet anyway.

Part 1, Encounter: Chapters 3-4

* Irene is not keen on seeing Clare again, but Clare calls her repeatedly and charms her into meeting.

* Clare brings along Gertrude, another childhood friend who, like Clare, is married to a white man. They are both afraid that their babies will be dark.

* John Bellew, Clare's husband, calls Clare "nig" because she's...

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