Literary Devices Found in Two Kinds
Landon Ninesling 8/28/12
The setting is in a chinatown in San Francisco
The characters are Jing-mei and her mother
The plot is that Jing-mei mother wants her to be a child prodigy. She makes her daughter do piano lessons. Jing-mei does not want to do piano lessons. Jing-mei has a recital. She bombs the the show. Jing-mei mother is very disappionted. They get into a huge fight.
The internal conflict that Jing-mei feels is that she hates piano lessons and her mother wants her to do them so she can become a child prodigy.
The external conflict is that Jing-mei mother has a hard time forcing Jing-mei to do a talent that she does not like.
That threw the fighting there is forgivness
Jing-mei symbolizes what a child has to go threw that there parents make them do