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Old 05-01-2008, 07:25 AM #1
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For those of you who have read Slaughterhouse-Five; What chapter do you find to be of the most importance? Either a chapter that really shows Vonnegut's style and influence or one that portrays the theme of the story well. Ive read this book and just cant decide which chapter to analysis for a paper i have to write. Thanks.
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Old 05-01-2008, 08:41 AM #2
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Do you mean analyze?

I have not read it in a long time, but I would analyze a chapter that shows how Vonnegut used literary devices to progress the theme of the story. Not necessarily the theme from the point of the story itself, but how he wrote it to portray the theme to the reader. I know it's a combination of your two choices, but I think this would be a good way to look at the story.
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Old 05-07-2008, 10:09 PM #3
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Most any chapter would work, from what I've seen so far. Each one seems to follow the travelling through time with various parts of Pilgrim's life concept.
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Old 05-15-2008, 12:37 AM #4
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Chapter Four would be a good choice.
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