The English Patient
English Patient Index
bricolage plural of bri·co·lage (Noun)Noun:
Think of real life texts: the minutes of the Royal Geographic Society
Herotodus' histories and the Unexploded Bomb
A break or burst in the story. Unexpected, jarring, change in the story. Setting, perspective, point of view.
Think of the multiple perspectives- story from the perspective of Carravagio, Kip, Hana, Almasy...
Almasy telling his story in First Person, Third Person
Almasy telling the story of Maddox's suicide in England (How could he possibly know what happened)
The multiple names for things (city of Acacias/Zezura)
1. The act of positioning close together (or side by side); "it is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors. For the purposes of implied comparison. source Google.
Think of opposites in the novel. Broken and whole people, the desert versus Italy,
Assembly of different types of art.
Jazz and musical references in the book...
Nets of associations, listings, or jottings, connected intuitively