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Novel Discussion Board #2: 1984 Part 2

Room above shop“The paperweight was the room he was in, and the coral was Julia’s life and his own, fixed in a sort of eternity at the heart of the crystal.”   1984, Part II, Chapter IV

Find one or two quotes from Part II (and embed them into your response), which illustrates the difference in ideologies of Winston and Julia about the Party, the brotherhood, or another significant topic.  Explain the implication of your chosen quote(s).  Do not use the same quote as any other classmate.  Due: 3/16.

LoveNext, reply to two of your classmates’ comments, furthering the discussion; it’s not enough to simply agree–you must add something new to that discussion: thoughtful questioning, polite disagreeing, or detailed extension of the original idea.  Due 3/17.

Everyone should post his/her initial comment first, read all comments before replying to one; then allow wait time again before you make your final reply.  Due 3/18.