Faulkner-Group Discussion-Finish

Directions: Discuss the text with your group. Address the following points:Geffrion, the hockey player, is on the ice playing hockey

a. Summarize the plot of the passage.

b. Look at each paragraph and note what the observer's reflections are.

c. Observe the progression from paragraph to paragraph.  What changes / transforms from one paragraph to the next?

d. If you have time, look for anything special the author does with language in each paragraph. 

Foreshadowing: On Tuesday you will write a paragraph that summarizes the Innocent's experience at the hockey game.  How does Faulkner use rhetorical and literary devices to support the speaker's evolving understanding of hockey as the game progresses?  Support your ideas  with specific examples from the text.

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