The Guest | Study Guide

Albert Camus

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Overview

Author

Albert Camus

Year Published

1957

Type

Short Story

Genre

Fiction

Perspective and Narrator

"The Guest" is told by a limited third-person narrator.

Tense

"The Guest" is told in the past tense.

About the Title

The title "The Guest" highlights the hopefulness Albert Camus had for lessening the tensions between Algerian natives and the French who occupied Algeria.

Summary

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