Nineteen Eighty Four
Literature is most successful when dealing with the big issues of the world. Literature is defined as written works, considered to be of superior or lasting artistic merit. Literature allows us to understand aspects of the world that are large in issue and gives us the chance to fully grasp these important ideas through literature means. This can been discussed and evaluated in the the critically acclaimed text nineteen eighty four.
Literature is most successful when dealing with the big issues of the world. Literature is defined as written works, considered to be of superior or lasting artistic merit. Literature allows us to understand aspects of the world that are large in issue and gives us the chance to fully grasp these important ideas through literature means.
Control through Fear.
Through many dystopian texts expressions via deep themes of manipulation can be connected. The thirst and conquer of power, spawn from cryptic methods of controlling a community through fear is particular to our studied dystopian novels and films. Fear has been recognised by leaders in power as the most effective form of control.
I think you’re going to be away for Tournament Week.
The following two links are to the structure we’ll be following for the Film Study while you’re away and to the practise paper (and exemplar) that you can use as a preparation exercise.
Also, can I ask you to put the script of your speech and your dystopian creative piece onto your blog and work on it from there? This will allow me to ensure its authenticity in case you wish to use it as a portfolio piece.
Film Study: Minority Report
Practise Paper: 2.2 Film Study – Minority Report
Emotive Logical Fallacy – Appeal to Emotion
Imagine a world stripped of resources. No environment to enjoy. A place of nothing. Do you want this? Do you think this is right?
Well guess what, you have no choice. This will be your life. This will be your earth. It has been proven that by the year 2030 the world will only be 21% forestry. By 2050 there will be no fish in the sea and by 2088 there will be no oil to construct fuel. This loss of resources with occur. The enviable ultimate doom can however be postponed or even demolished entirely.
Mounds of empowering hills inject the luminous azure sky. Dusted with the frozen white juice stolen from the world below. Below, a lesser state of the mind, a place of heartbreak and hunger.
Awaking from Slumber
Captured in the white fingers, unconsently torn from a state of wonder. From a place of dystopian pleasure, an abduction set in darkness without a seen exit. Fatigue debilitates the mind and freezes the conscious, utterly ceasing time.
I tear the canvas of coverage hysterically in an act of retaliation to the heated obis.