Amalgamemnon Book Summary and Study Guide

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Amalgamenon is a stream-of-consciousness novel following the thoughts of an aging history professor in the near future. She sits up late at night reading a book of Greek mythology and thinking about how she has lost her job, as her field has become obsolete. The woman also creates imaginary characters and fantasy situations, addressing politics, romance, and the position of women.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   near future Internal struggle/realization?    -   Yes Struggle over    -   nature of existence (heavy philosophy) Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   teacher Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   2 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   little dialog

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