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The Kite Runner ­ Narrative Techniques
Amir ­ A reliable Narrator?
Writing in adulthood about childhood ­ Admits "Memory was hazy" Pg 76 Only get
Amir's viewpoint ­ No one else ­ apart from letters ­ We can escape this Only a child
­ Immature ­ Doesn't understand events going…

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Indirect reference right at start of book ­ "I became what I am today at the age of
twelve on a frigid
overcast day in the winter of 1975" ­ Shapes the whole book "Frigid overcast day"
= Pathetic Fallacy ­ Used throughout book Afghanistan is `metaphorically' raped by
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Mixed messages for Amir ­ How can he be brought up well with this? "I took her
from behind" ­ Hassan's Mum ­ Hassan was also raped from behind Assef raped
Hassan to show power and control and to humiliate ­ Hazara people are overpowered
The Dream (Page 258):
Baba…

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Amal S

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This was really helpful, thank you :)

Daisy Preston

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This is such a helpful resource :)

Robyn

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Wow this is just absolutely brilliant. Well done for making such an outstanding revision resource. I am in astonishment :D

Dla2lag

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The exam is one based on narrative as is this resource so it will be useful during revision. It is also very helpful when considering the structure of the novel and the relevance of the sequence of events and how this enhances the impact of the narrative.

shirley wentworth

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A first-class resource. Thank you so much for sharing

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Pages in this set

Page 1

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Page 2

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The Kite Runner ­ Narrative Techniques
Amir ­ A reliable Narrator?
Writing in adulthood about childhood ­ Admits "Memory was hazy" Pg 76 Only get
Amir's viewpoint ­ No one else ­ apart from letters ­ We can escape this Only a child
­ Immature ­ Doesn't understand events going…

Page 3

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Page 4

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Page 5

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Indirect reference right at start of book ­ "I became what I am today at the age of
twelve on a frigid
overcast day in the winter of 1975" ­ Shapes the whole book "Frigid overcast day"
= Pathetic Fallacy ­ Used throughout book Afghanistan is `metaphorically' raped by
the…

Page 6

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Mixed messages for Amir ­ How can he be brought up well with this? "I took her
from behind" ­ Hassan's Mum ­ Hassan was also raped from behind Assef raped
Hassan to show power and control and to humiliate ­ Hazara people are overpowered
The Dream (Page 258):
Baba…

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Amal S

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This was really helpful, thank you :)

Daisy Preston

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This is such a helpful resource :)

Robyn

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Wow this is just absolutely brilliant. Well done for making such an outstanding revision resource. I am in astonishment :D

Dla2lag

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The exam is one based on narrative as is this resource so it will be useful during revision. It is also very helpful when considering the structure of the novel and the relevance of the sequence of events and how this enhances the impact of the narrative.

shirley wentworth

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A first-class resource. Thank you so much for sharing