Main Street Summary
Sinclair Lewis

Everything you need to understand or teach Main Street by Sinclair Lewis.

  • Main Street Summary & Study Guide
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  • 2 Student Essays
  • 1 Encyclopedia Article
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  • 30 Main Street Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Main Street Summary

Main Street, originally published in 1920, is the story of a sophisticated young woman who moves to a small town in the American Midwest in 1912 and struggles against the small-minded culture of the citizens who live there. The town, Gopher Prairie, is closely patterned on Sauk Centre, Min-nesota, which is where Sinclair Lewis grew up, although the book makes clear that it could be any of thousands of towns across the heartland. Carol Kennicott...

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