Call Me Anna: The Autobiography of Patty Duke Topics for Discussion

Patty Duke
This Study Guide consists of approximately 35 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Call Me Anna.
This section contains 527 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Call Me Anna: The Autobiography of Patty Duke Study Guide

Why is Patty Duke's name changed from Anna Marie to Patty? What was the object of this change in name? How does this change come about? How does Patty Duke feel about it at the time? How does this name change overshadow Patty's mental growth as she reaches adulthood? How does Patty deal with this situation? How does she feel about it as an adult?

Who are John and Ethel Ross? How do they come into Patty's life? Why does Patty's mother allow her to live with the Rosses? How does Patty feel about this situation? What is abusive about this situation? Is it abusive? Could this situation have been handled better? How did this situation impact Patty as a child? How does it continue to impact her as an adult? Why?

Who is Harry Falk? Why was Patty attracted to him? Why does she begin dating...

(read more from the Topics for Discussion section)

This section contains 527 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Call Me Anna: The Autobiography of Patty Duke Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Call Me Anna: The Autobiography of Patty Duke from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.