Close Reading Assignment on EM Forster “The Machine Stops”. https://www.ele.uri.edu/faculty/vetter/Other-stuff/The-Machine-Stops.pdf Try to find a passage that is sufficiently dense, one that is performing a number of different tropes or dealing with a number of different themes and/or motifs of the work. You will attend closely to the language and style of this passage, making claims about how to read certain details. At the end, establish how your reading of this passage affects interpretations of the piece as a whole. Does what you claim about this passage result in new potential for significance regarding the story/novel as a whole? Why or why not?
EM FORSTER “THE MACHINE STOPS”