The 42nd Parallel Topics for Discussion

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What is the purpose of The Camera Eye sections? Do they add to the quality of the book?

When he leaves Chicago,k Mac lives a different kind of life than he has ever known about. What kind of things does he learn? In what way don't his plans work out?

How do Mac's political views cause problems? Might things have been different if Maisie had been more tolerant of his views?

Why does Ward marry Annabelle, when he knows what she is like? Why does she marry him?

Many people succeed because they have faith in themselves and their own abilities. Apply this statement to the characters in the novel.

How does Janey change once she leaves Washington D.C.? How does this affect her relationship with Alice and Joe?

When Gertrude threatens Ward with a divorce, how does it affect his business? What is the...

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