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Unformatted text preview: e clash of cultures, racial inequality, and freedom. Later, she began exploring mystical insight, inner‐space fiction, other dimensions, and higher planes of existence. She wrote a sequence of novels about an advanced interstellar society’s efforts to hasten the evolution of other worlds, including Earth. She has received honorary degrees and many awards for her writing and, in 2007, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. IDENTIFY SETTING 1. What is the setting of the story? 2. How does Lessing build awareness of the story’s setting for the reader? IDENTIFY CHARACTERS 3. How does presenting human behavior from the detached viewpoint of an alien enable the author to make us look at ourselves in a different way? LESSON17 ANALYZE PLOT STRUCTURE 4. Outline the main events of the plot. Analyze Style/Pre...
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