1984 PART III: Chapter II – Discussion Questions
- According to O’Brien, why has Winston been brought to the Ministry of Love?
- On page 266 O’Brien says “And above all, we do not allow the dead to rise up against us.” In a complete paragraph explain what he means by this? (This is an interesting question that deserves your time – read from the bottom of 265 and all of 266 for the answer.)
- When Winston asks why he s being tortured (p267), O’Brien says, “But we make the brain perfect before we blow it out.” In a paragraph, explain what he means by this. (Read all of the 267-268 to provide your answer.)
- Go to the 1984-Media section of the website (or google and find your own). Choose one of the links and in a minimum 100-word paragraph, make a connection to any part of the novel you have read so far.
Asked on 17.04.2017 in English Literature.