The Patriot

Mind Map by simritgrewal, updated more than 1 year ago
Created by simritgrewal about 6 years ago


English Mind Map on The Patriot, created by simritgrewal on 04/10/2014.

Resource summary

The Patriot
1 Narrative Voice
1.1 characterises public as fickle
1.2 first person
1.3 intra-diegetic
1.4 based on personal experience
1.5 reterospective
1.5.1 'a year ago on this very day'
2 Setting
2.1 'church-spires'
2.1.1 'house-roofs seemed to heave and sway' cramped with houses. poverty victorian. Sets the time and scene
2.2 'old walls'
2.2.1 european? Medieval city?
2.3 changes to 'Shambles gate' 'scaffold'
2.3.1 change in tone
3 Structure
3.1 1st part- triumphal arrival of Patriot
3.1.1 2nd part- his downfall 'Tis God shall repay: I am safer so." reflective end to the poem
4 characterisation
4.1 public
4.1.1 "Stones at me for my year's misdeeds" makes them look stupid for following the crowd
4.1.2 fickle
4.1.3 "And afterward, what else?" they'd do anything for him
4.1.4 easily swayed
4.2 'the patriot'
4.2.1 "the old walls rocked with the crowd and cries" emphasises his greatness
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