This study guide will help you analyse the text “The Twins” by Muriel Spark. 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, and themes.
Presentation of the text
Title: “The Twins”
Author: Muriel Spark
Published in: “Norseman”
Date of Publication: 1954
Genre: Short Story
Muriel Spark (1918-2006) was a famous Scottish novelist, poet and short story writer. Some of her most notable works are “The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie”, “The Driver’s Seat” or “Memento Mori”. Several prizes and awards recognise her literary achievements.
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