Demon Lover

Demon Lover
By: Stan, Merel and Simon
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Demon Lover
By: Stan, Merel and Simon

Slide 1 - Tekstslide

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

What is this lesson about?

  • What is a short story?​
  • Character​
  • Plot​
  • Setting ​
  • Mood​
  • Theme​
  • Narrator​

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

What is a short story?
  • 15.000 words
  • Unity
  • Concise 

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

  • Kathleen  Drover
  • Ex-lover
  • Cab driver
  • Caretaker

Slide 5 - Tekstslide

How can you define the protagonist as a person?

Slide 6 - Open vraag

  •  Letter
  • Taxi 
  • Old lover

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

What is "The Blitz"?

Slide 8 - Open vraag

  • London 1940
  • Old Neighborhood
  • Family Home
  • Cab 

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

What made Kathleen panic in the taxi?

Slide 10 - Open vraag

  • Depressed
  • Opening letter
  • Chaos
  • Nervous 

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

How does Mrs. Drover control her fear?
She turns it into anger.
She gives herself a peptalk.
She focuses on practical activities.
She refuses to acknowledge it.

Slide 12 - Quizvraag

  • One theme
  • Suspense/war
  • Lesson
  • Other themes 

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

  • Third person
  • Switch
  • Use of time
  • Glow-ups/breakdowns 

Slide 14 - Tekstslide

How can the narration in this story be described?

Slide 15 - Open vraag

Study questions
  1. Identify two possible interpretations to the story. What effect does the ending have on you as a reader?
  2. Review the description of the story's setting in the beginning. What mood, or atmoshpere does this passage establish?
  3. Identify two examples of foreshadowing in the story. In what ways to they hint at important events presented later in the story?
  4. Reread the flashback on page 81. Would the story be as powerful if the events had been told in chronological order without the use of flashback? Explain your thoughts.
  5. How does the war setting make ‘The Demon Lover’ more believable?
  6. How does the author describe Mrs. Drover’s house at the beginning of the story?7.What are some examples of imagery in the story?

Slide 16 - Tekstslide

Study questions
7. What are some examples of imagery in the story?
8.How does the image of Mrs. Drover in the mirror compare to the way she feels?

Slide 17 - Tekstslide

Did you learn anything this lesson?

Slide 18 - Poll

Thank you all for listening!

Slide 19 - Tekstslide