Tell-Tale Heart Narration
Consider the narration in “The Tell-Tale Heart.” Respond in writing to the following questions.
- Is this how people you know talk?
- If not, how is it different?
- If it is the same, what are the similarities?
- Poe makes the choice to have his narrator "speak" (narrate) in a particular way. What effect does that choice have on you?
When you have finished writing, discuss your ideas and insights with the whole group.