Literature Study GuidesBetween The Acts

Between the Acts | Study Guide

Virginia Woolf

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Overview

Author

Virginia Woolf

Year Published

1941

Type

Novel

Genre

Fiction

Perspective and Narrator

Between the Acts is told by a third-person omniscient narrator who merges with the characters and at times seems indistinguishable from them.

Tense

Between the Acts is written in the past tense.

About the Title

Between the Acts refers to the events that take place during a village pageant. Breaks in the play's acts happening onstage reveal the details of the characters' personal lives.

Summary

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