Analysis of “Blindness” by Jorge Luis Borges

Discuss the main idea of the work “Blindness” by Jorge Luis Borges, and discuss the ideas and values presented in this work.

The first step in writing a response is to read the assigned work carefully. Note any elements that strike you as strong, weak, clear, or confusing. Think about the ideas and values presented in work. What (meanings, values, etc.) was the author trying to promote? Reflect on the author’s claims, positions, meanings, and values that you encountered in work or as a result of reading it. How has seeing things from the author’s perspective changed (or reaffirmed) your own viewpoint?