Forgot your password?  

Eleven Short Stories = Undici Novelle - Little Hut: A Sicilian Sketch Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 45 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Eleven Short Stories = Undici Novelle.
This section contains 564 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Eleven Short Stories = Undici Novelle Study Guide

Little Hut: A Sicilian Sketch Summary

Little Hut is a brief sketch of rural Sicilian life. It opens with a little girl stepping out from a small hut on a hillside. She walks quietly for a moment, apparently having just woken up, and sits to look out over the countryside. Suddenly she begins to call for "Jeli."

Jeli, a young man who lives below in the valley, responds. The girl calls for him to climb up, as he is wanted by his boss.

Jeli climbs up and follows the little girl to the hut of Papa Camillo, his boss. Also in the hut is Camillo's daughter, Malia. Jeli and Malia exchange meaningful glances as Jeli enters.

Camillo speaks harshly with Jeli, ordering him to prepare some fruit for an important visitor the next day. Jeli is surprised by Camillo's threatening manner. "You should know better...

(read more from the Little Hut: A Sicilian Sketch Summary)

This section contains 564 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Eleven Short Stories = Undici Novelle Study Guide
Copyrights
Eleven Short Stories = Undici Novelle from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook