A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
by Anthony Burgess

A Clockwork Orange Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Cigarettes
"HOME"
Breasts or "Groodies"
Milk
Vellocet, Synthemesc, Drencrom
Blood
Night and Darkness
Day and Lightness
Ludvig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Handel
Broken Elevator
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What's Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Tough-o-Meter
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis: Overcoming the Monster
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 3, Chapter 1
Part 3, Chapter 2
Part 3, Chapter 3
Part 3, Chapter 4
Part 3, Chapter 5
Part 3, Chapter 6
Part 3, Chapter 7
Characters
Alex
Alex Timeline
Minister of the Interior
Minister of the Interior Timeline
F. Alexander
F. Alexander Timeline
Prison Chaplain
Dr. Brodsky and Dr. Branom
Dim, Georgie
P.R. Deltoid
Pete
Study Questions
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Foil
Companion
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Fate and Free Will
Fate and Free Will Quotes
Morality and Ethics
Morality and Ethics Quotes
Manipulation
Manipulation Quotes
Good vs. Evil
Good vs. Evil Quotes
Power
Power Quotes
Transformation
Transformation Quotes
Violence
Violence Quotes
Language and Communication
Language and Communication Quotes
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said)
Quotes (What was Said) Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said) True or False
Themes (For the Most Part)
Themes (For the Most Part) Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Symbols
Symbols Flashcards
Symbols True or False
Pretty Gritty Fruit
Pretty Gritty Fruit Flashcards
Pretty Gritty Fruit True or False
A Counterclockwise Blue
A Counterclockwise Blue Flashcards
A Counterclockwise Blue True or False
Essay
A Clockwork Orange
Current Events & Pop Culture
Challenges & Opportunities
Assignments & Activities
Characterization
Chew On This
Character Journal Entry
Facebook Plot Summary
Archetypes
Symbolism, Allusion, and Irony
Literary Devices
Adaptation
Why Should I Care?
Dis-Toe-Pea-Ahhhhh
It's Living, It's breathing, It's Language!
Nothing Good Happens after Midnight
Discussion & Essay Questions
Reading Quizzes
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