Third Forum Prompt (Assignment #5), due by midnight on Friday, September 25. Post to the forum (use the link to the left). You have four options here. Pick only one of them, please.
Option 1 (Critical/Analytic): Pick one of these
a. Pick one passage from Ayn Rand’s Anthem and demonstrate how it conforms to her political-philosophical theory of Objectivism
b. Pick one passage from Yevgeny Zamyatin’s We and demonstrate how it conforms to his aesthetic-artistic philosophy of synthetism.
Option 2 (Creative): Pick one of these
a. Write a journal entry from the perspective of “The Golden One” in Anthem that conforms to Ayn Rand’s theory of Objectivism.
b. Write a journal entry from the perspective of D-503 in We that conforms to Zamayatin’s aesthetic-artistic philosophy of synthetism.
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