Discussion Sections for THE KITE RUNNER



Class 38
World Literature Circles - Meeting #1
Pages / Chapters Due:
Chapters 1-9


Class 40
World Literature Circles - Meeting #2
Pages / Chapters Due: Chapters 10-13

Class 42
World Literature Circles - Meeting #3
Pages / Chapters Due: Chapters 14-22

Class 44
World Literature Circles - Meeting #4
Pages / Chapters Due:
Chapters 23-25

2. Preview your book by answering the following questions on your group's wiki page:

What do you think this novel will be about based on the cover art? (complete sentence)
Will probably be centered around two boys and the highs and lows that they go through in their lifetime.

What is the POV (provide evidence)?
1st person, through the eyes of an Afgan boy, Amir.

What conflict is introduced?
The main character apparently has a shady past from when he was younger.

What characters are introduced?
Amir, and his friend, Rahim Khan.

What do you learn about each of the characters (provide textual evidence)?


What is the setting (time, location)? (complete sentences)