Related Topics

The Master of Go - Chapters 5-8 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 28 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Master of Go.
This section contains 355 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Master of Go Study Guide

Chapters 5-8 Summary

Chapter 5 jumps ahead in the narrative to a resumption in the play of the game after the Master is hospitalized for a heart condition. He has proposed changes to the agreed rules of the match because of his health, but Otake is opposed to making changes, saying he will forfeit instead. The mood is tense, and Uragami and the Master's wife take him to an inn at the sea to relax between sessions. The Master seems to be in his own world and barely acknowledges his surroundings. The next day, Uragami takes Otake to the same place.

Chapter 6 returns to the time just after the death of the Master. Uragami has offered to take photographs of the Master's face in death for his widow. He is not confident of his photography skills or his camera, and takes great care.

In Chapter...

(read more from the Chapters 5-8 Summary)

This section contains 355 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Master of Go Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Master of Go from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook