Neil Gaiman Questions and Answers

Neil Gaiman

The short story "Click Clack the Rattle Bag" by Neil Gaiman is narrated by an aspiring but unpublished writer who is waiting for his girlfriend and her friends to arrive with some wine and food. In...

Latest answer posted February 11, 2021, 3:26 am (UTC)

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Neil Gaiman

At the end of the story, Vic hurries Enn home. Vic is visibly nervous and agitated about what he's just seen. Although the author is ambiguous about the reason for Vic's angst, the text provides...

Latest answer posted July 18, 2016, 9:12 pm (UTC)

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The short story "How to Talk to Girls at Parties" by Neil Gaiman tells of two 15-year-old teenage boys who are looking for a party where they can meet girls. Vic is the more confident and...

Latest answer posted January 22, 2020, 5:13 pm (UTC)

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In the short story "How to Talk to Girls at Parties" by Neil Gaiman, two teenage boys from an all-boys school are wandering dark streets in London looking for a party. Enn, the narrator, writes...

Latest answer posted May 14, 2020, 2:54 pm (UTC)

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In this story, two friends, Vic and Enn, go to a party. Vic, who has a way with girls, talks the self-conscious Enn into going. Vic tells his friend not to worry and that they are "just girls,"...

Latest answer posted January 27, 2020, 3:48 am (UTC)

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It could be suggested that Vic sees something out of the ordinary while making out with Stella. This is suggested because, as Vic and Enn leave the party, Enn sees the look on Stella’s face as she...

Latest answer posted February 14, 2018, 9:37 am (UTC)

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To figure out if the well-known author Neil Gaiman believes that ideas can be killed or contained, read his “Credo,” which he wrote in the New Statesman. In the first paragraph, Gaiman divulges his...

Latest answer posted March 30, 2021, 2:17 pm (UTC)

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Gaiman draws upon Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream for the premise of the third section of Dream Country in his Sandman series. The premise Gaiman builds upon combines fantasy with mythology...

Latest answer posted May 31, 2013, 1:28 am (UTC)

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There are many connections between these two discomforting works. Let's start with a basic one: the setting. They both take place in a big city. Gaiman withholds the name of his city. "I won't tell...

Latest answer posted July 27, 2020, 2:54 pm (UTC)

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In the short story "How to Talk to Girls at Parties" by Neil Gaiman, the narrator tells of a party that he and his friend Vic attend at which they meet a number of lovely but extremely strange...

Latest answer posted April 18, 2020, 12:57 am (UTC)

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