This study guide will help you analyse the text “Everyone Talked Loudly in Chinatown” by Anne Jew. We will show you examples of elements in the text that will be relevant for your analysis. In these notes, we will focus on the summary, structure, characters, setting, narrator and point of view, language, theme and message.
Presentation of the text
Title: “Everyone Talked Loudly in Chinatown”
Author: Anne Jew
Published in: “Pens of Many Colours: A Canadian Reader”
Date of Publication: 1997
Genre: Short Story
Anne Jew is a Canadian writer with Chinese origins. So far, she has published several short stories and produced several short movies.
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