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.
Satire I Abstract
* This collection is narrated by Juvenal, a man who does not understand bad play-writing. He claims that all the good stories in the world have already been told, and that there is no reason to waste paper trying to rewrite them.
* He has many questions about adultery, bribery, and reverence to the church...
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