AP 10 Novel blog 2018
1. Using the passage analysis portion of your individual assignment, choose the 3 strongest answers and their significance in developing the dystopian ideas of the novel.
2.The hero in dystopian literature always questions society although he is usually in high-standing within the social system. He often sees what's wrong and tries to change the system. He puts his hope in a group of people who aren't under the complete control of the state. Describe how the "hero" in your novel fits the standard of a dystopian hero.
3. Choose one of the following quotes to relate to your novel. Once you have chosen, explain how it relates using details from the novel to support your statements.
a. “Nothing makes me more nervous than people who say, ‘It can’t happen here.’ Anything can happen anywhere, given the right circumstances.” — From a 2015 lecture to West Point cadets
b. “Any novel is hopeful in that it presupposes a reader. It is, actually, a hopeful act just to write anything, really, because you’re assuming that someone will be around to [read] it.”
— From a 2011 interview with The Atlantic