The White Woman on the Green Bicycle Symbols & Objects

Monique Roffey
This Study Guide consists of approximately 50 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The White Woman on the Green Bicycle.
This section contains 679 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The White Woman on the Green Bicycle Study Guide

The Green Bicycle

The bike is a symbol of youth and freedom for Sabine. When she discovers that people are staring at her and talking about her, she begins to feel self-conscious about riding the bicycle.

The Letters to Eric Williams

Eric Williams was Prime Minister of Trinidad for a period of years and was one of many black men calling for race reform of that era. Sabine writes dozens of letters to Eric and keeps them as something of a diary of her thoughts, fears, and heartbreaks over her failing marriage. The letters are in a storage area of the house when George finds them, years after Sabine writes them. To George, they represent Sabine's unfaithfulness, despite the fact that George himself has had a series of sexual affairs over the course of their marriage.

The Blimp

Hailed as a tool for police, it is literally...

(read more)

This section contains 679 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The White Woman on the Green Bicycle Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The White Woman on the Green Bicycle from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook