Regeneration | Study Guide

Pat Barker

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Overview

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Author

Pat Barker

Year Published

1991

Type

Novel

Genre

War Literature

Perspective and Narrator

Regeneration is narrated in the third person by an omniscient narrator.

Tense

Regeneration is narrated in the past tense.

About the Title

Regeneration refers to a treatment method used on traumatized soldiers and officers at a military hospital in Scotland during World War I (1914–18). The book's protagonist, Dr. W.H.R. Rivers, based on a real and well-known medical figure of the time, helps patients bring memories of traumatic experiences into their conscious minds so they can become free of them and regenerate their mental and physical health.

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