The Martian Chronicles help with homework: How would the stories of The Martian Chronicles
- How would the stories of The Martian Chronicles be different if they adhered more stringently to actual scientific findings? Choose two or three major stories as specific examples.
- Create a timeline of events on Earth based on the information in all the stories. How is it a reflection of contemporary concerns – that is, at the time Bradbury wrote the stories?
- Consider the different difficulties the first four expeditions faced on Mars. How can these four stories be considered a microcosm of the major thematic concerns of The Martian Chronicles? What can be said of each of the captains in these expeditions and what they represent?
Asked on 05.05.2017 in English Literature.