Literature

Muddles and Mysteries in A Passage to India

Forster’s novel sees the Indian subcontinent from a very unique angle. The British ruled Indian society is complex and to describe it, the author frequently uses the terms muddle and mystery. While muddle may imply a pointless mess, a mystery is not pointless. The term often crops up when something about India is difficult to …

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1984 – Chapter 9 – (Part Two) Summary and analysis

Chapter 9 brief Summary and analysis Oceania is a world full of lies and half of its machinery is busy changing lies into facts all the time. Again in this chapter, Orwell shows how the government keeps jumping from one boat to another in Oceania. While the Hate week celebrations were continuing, the enemy had …

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Summary and analysis of George Orwell’s 1984 chapter 8 (Part 2)

A brief summary and analysis. In this chapter, Winston and Julia have reached O’Brien’s luxurious apartment. He is afraid since he cannot explain Julia’s presence there. However, still he and Julia boldly confess before O’Brien that they wanted to join him and the secret brotherhood against the party. O’Brien treats them hospitably and serves wine. …

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