1. The story has an extensive prologue (pp.3-6). How do you interpret the prologue in relation to the main story?
2. Discuss the functions of the telescope in the story. Pay attention to its impact on the character’ sense of self and the other, the perception of space, etc.
Instructions: I expect to see your thoughts and argument in the response. My question can be answered in a number of ways. There is no single, definitive answer. Don’t try to search for one. Response postings should be concise (about one or two well written paragraphs, up to 300 words in total) and reflect a thoughtful engagement with the assigned texts.