The Handmaids Tale
You will focus on chapters 1-34 of The Handmaids Tale. There are a variety of themes represented in the novel such as freedom, voice, control, language, complacency, autonomy, and power to name a few. For this Writing, I want you to stop to determine a theme you found interesting in the novel so far.
1. Develop a paragraph (7-9 sentences) that names the theme and explore its significance
2. Evidence (quotes) are optional.
3. When writing, think and write about how this theme occurs in the novel and real life. What connections do you see?