The Hours Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 139 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Hours Lesson Plans

Prologue

• It's 1941. Virginia Woolf leaves two suicide notes in her home and walks to the river.

• She passes a farm worker.

• She believes she is a failure as a writer.

• The headaches that flagged her earlier breakdown have returned and she fears the worst.

• WWII is well advanced and there are bombers in the sky.
• Virginia notices a fisherman upstream.

• She finds a large stone and puts it in her coat pocket.

• She hesitates about her suicide, thinking about how it will affect Leonard and Vanessa, but she proceeds anyway.

• She walks into the stream and is carried to her death.

• Leonard finds the note addressed to him and hurries to the river.

• He is too late. Virginia is already dead.

Chapter 1

• In late twentieth century New York City, Clarissa Vaughan decides to buy flowers for the party she has planned for the evening.

• The party is to...

(read more Chapter Abstracts)

This section contains 2,211 words
(approx. 8 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Hours Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
The Hours from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook