1984 PART 1: Chapter VIII – Discussion Questions

  1. Why does Winston feel that “it could only be a prole” (p.90) who could give a “truthful account of conditions in the early part of the century”?
  2.  What question does Winton ask the man in the bar? What does Winston conclude at the end of the conversation with the man?
  3. Describe the glass object Winston buys in the antique shop. (p99) Why is it “doubly attractive”?
  4. What is the name of the owner of the antique shop?
  5. When Winston runs into a female party member, what does he first consider doing and why does he change his mind?
  6. Discuss any part of this chapter that relates or reminds you of your own life or of a part of our culture.
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