|Plot Summary of Our Town|
|" "Our Town" tries to show something of everyday life in the town of Grover's Corners, New Hampshire as it focuses on the growing love between two of its youngsters, George Gibbs and Emily Webb. It begins showing them as high school students, reveals how they first recognized they were in love, shows their marriage, and their ultimate loss when Emily dies in childbirth. "
Jack Goodstein, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of Our Town|
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Tone of book?
- very sensitive (sigh)
Time/era of story
Kind of romance:
- GENERAL--no other subplots apply
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- a teen
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events?
- White (American)
How sensitive is this character?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Strong but gentle sense of humor
- Average intelligence
- natural phenomena
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
- a little/some
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 3 ()
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- explicit references to deaths
- a lot of flashback and forwards
- No single main character?
Is this a play?
Amount of dialog
- mostly dialog
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