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In what city, province, and super-state does Winston Smith live in "1984"?

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thug101 | Student, Grade 11 | eNotes Newbie

Posted January 5, 2009 at 12:28 PM via web

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In what city, province, and super-state does Winston Smith live in "1984"?

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robertwilliam | College Teacher | (Level 2) Senior Educator

Posted January 5, 2009 at 7:44 PM (Answer #1)

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Winston Smith lives in London, the chief city of Airstrip One (formerly known as England) which is part of the superstate Oceania. The world is divided into three superstates: Oceania, Eurasia, and Eastasia. We also get the name of his apartment block: Victory Mansions.

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