For today’s assignment, follow these steps:
- Read (or listen to) Chapter 5.
- Read “The Unknown Citizen” (The Unknown Citizen Analysis AND BNW Updated.docx), a poem from the Modern period, answer the questions, and mark it up, changing the parts of it that represent the Modern Era to represent a citizen of the World State.
- Consider these questions.
- From Chapter 5, Part I, what does Henry (an Alpha) understand about conditioning that Lenina (a Beta) cannot grasp?
- In Chapter 5, Part II, what does the Solidarity Service in the World State take the place of from the real world?