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  • Intriguing Character In Orwell's Animal Farm
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    INTRODUCTION: Animal Farm was first published in 1945. Animal Farm is a satire on Stalinism and the Russian revolution. As Russia was an allied of England in 1945, Orwell had a hard time publishing it. The British author George Orwell, pen name for Eric Blair, achieved prominence in the late 1940's as the author of two brilliant satires attacking totalitarianism. Familiarity with the novels, documentaries, essays, and criticism he wrote during the 1930's and later established him as one of the m...
  • Orwell's Novel Animal Farm
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    ANIMAL FARM by George Orwell George Orwell's novel Animal Farm does an excellent job of drawing parallels from the situation leading up to the Russian Revolution of 1917. Animal Farm is a satire that uses its characters to symbolize leaders of the Russian Revolution. The animals of "Manor Farm", the setting of this novel, which symbolizes Russia, overthrow their human master after years of mistreatment. Led by the pigs, the farm animals continue to do their work, only with more pride, knowing th...
  • First Human Assault On Animal Farm
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    1. Author: Orwell, George 2. Title: Animal Farm 3. Number of Pages: 128 4. Summary: Throughout George Orwell's Animal Farm there are many fascinating and important characters. Among them are Mr. Jones, Major, Boxer, Squealer, Snowflake, Napoleon, Clover, and Benjamin. One of the more important characters of this story would have to be Boxer. Boxer was a large and powerful horse, but was also aging. He was not the brightest of the animals on the farm, but was fiercely loyal. Another pivotal chara...
  • Novel Animal Farm By George Orwell
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    The novel Animal Farm by George Orwell was a very interesting, complex, and informing novel. In the novel, George Orwell uses farm animals to portray people of power and the common people during the Russian Revolution. The novel starts off with Major explaining to all the animals in the farm how they are being treated wrongly and how they can over throw their owner, Mr. Jones. They finally gang up on their owner and he leaves the farm. Then they start their own farm with their own rules and comm...
  • Orwell's Use Of The Pigs And Animals
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    George Orwell's, The Animal Farm, depicts how power can corrupt society. If one person receives too much power, one will most likely lead up to dictatorship. To exemplify this idea, Orwell uses a farm to represent a society and the animals inside to portray the people. Orwell's use of the pigs and animals are also an analogy that people sometimes act as 'mindless pigs'; . Orwell makes the reader realize just how bad a society of dictatorship can really be. The initial theme of the novel is, 'pow...
  • Pigs Of Animal Farm
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    "All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal". This statement is true when pertaining to George Orwell's Animal Farm. The first half of this quote embodies some of the fundamental ideals of the animalist visionary Old Major. The second half signifies the ideas after being doctored to meet the pig's wants and needs. The pigs of Animal Farm used their relatively high intelligence to their advantage. In chapter 6, the pigs clearly altered the "seven commandments" to say "No animal shall ...
  • Animal Farm And Russia
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    Revolution Farm George Orwell's novel Animal Farm does an excellent job of drawing parallels from the Russian Revolution of 1917. Animal Farm is a satire that uses its characters to symbolize leaders of the Russian Revolution. The animals of Manor Farm, the setting of this novel, which symbolizes Russia, overthrow their master after years of mistreatment. Led by the pigs, the farm animals continue to do their work, only with more pride, knowing that they are working for themselves, as opposed to...
  • Novel Animal Farm By George Orwell
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    In the novel Animal Farm, George Orwell told the history of the Russian Revolution by using a farm and its members to symbolize major characters and their actions in Russian history. The author used compelling similarities between the familiar faces of history and the animals on the independent farm. Throughout this composition, you will be shown Joseph Stalin's contributions and how they are related to the actions of Napoleon from the novel Animal Farm. When Vladimir Lenin died in 1924, there w...
  • Complete Control Over Animal Farm
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    Hypocrisy on Animal Farm In George Orwell's novel Animal Farm, the animals possess many traits that humans portray such as emotion and physical qualities and activities. The novel withholds many examples of hypocrisy among the animals. These acts of hypocrisy originate from the animals hatred for the humans, which eventually transforms them into humans in an animal form and the major downfall of Animal Farm. These acts of hypocrisy are primarily summoned by the pigs in many different fashions in...
  • Animal Farm By George Orwell
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    George Orwell's Techniques Discuss the ways in which Orwell effectively shows some of the aspects of communism and the events surrounding the Russian Revolution This essay will focus on the ways and techniques that George Orwell uses, to show the parallels between Russian Communism, and Animal Farm. It will explain the importance of the single techniques, and the overall aim of the writer. The Book, Animal Farm, was written by George Orwell and was first published in 1945. As Orwell always wants...
  • Orwell's Animal Farm
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    George Orwell's Animal Farm: Ignorance of Animals and Pigs Controlling Farm In George Orwell's book, Animal Farm, it is obvious that that the pigs, tyrants though they were, were awarded control of the farm through the ignorance of the other animals. There are various statements in the book that support this idea. After reading this piece, the importance of education should be clear. It seemed as though the pigs created and enacted propositions, and took liberties that increased their control ov...
  • Orwell's Use Of Propaganda In The Novel
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    George Orwell's Animal Farm is a story of pure propaganda. Propaganda is a recurring theme and technique seen and used by characters in the book, as well as the author. Animal Farm is an allegory that focuses on the communist revolution in Russia. Being an allegory, events in the book accurately depict actual events in history that actually relate to propaganda. Propaganda is a central element to the plot of Animal Farm. Propaganda is used by various methods in the book. These methods vary depen...
  • Orwell In Animal Farm
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    What if the animals ran the world George Orwell tried to answer this question on a smaller scale in his 1945 novel, Animal Farm. Animal Farm is a satire on Stalinism and the Russian revolution. Orwell wrote this novel at a time when communism was on the rise and Joseph Stalin ruled with an iron fist. The ideas in Animal Farm parallel in many ways the communist ideology. Orwell illustrates how easily swayed the public can be, and how easily susceptible to corruption are those in power. The story ...
  • Lord Of The Flies And Animal Farm
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    In the two novels, Lord of the Flies and Animal Farm, societies or governments are established to try to make life easier. This is achieved in Animal Farm by ridding themselves of human parasites like Mr. Jones who does little work yet receives most of the food. In the other book, Lord of the Flies, this is accomplished by organizing themselves into different work groups such as hunters, builders, or fire maintainers to decrease individual work. The greed or selfishness of a single character bri...
  • Orwell's Animal Farm
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    Again, sorry about that spacing, there's more where this came from, though! LITERARY CRITICISM Eric Blair's Evaluation of Animal Farm (positive)... Eric Blair wrote much in response to George Orwell's Animal Farm. The following is a small excerpt which I feel best describes his positive review of the book in a limited amount of writing... Orwell is significant for his unwavering commitment, both as an individual and as an artist, to personal freedom and social justice. While he wrote a variety o...
  • Book Animal Farm By George Orwell
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    Rating: (4 / 5) Review by Amber: Overall, a fairly good book. Good as an introduction to allegories. If you enjoyed this book, you might also enjoy "Lord of the Flies" by William Golding. Unusual Features of the book: Very sophisticated language used by animals, as well as they are also given the ability to run a farm without a farmer. Keywords: allegory, animal, betrayal, government, cruelty Theme: Bullying, Other, Poverty / Wealth, Race, Violence, War Genre: Personal-experiences, School Watch ...
  • Orwell's Animal Farm
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    Books Animal Farm Animal Farm Books tell stories. Novels tell long stories of fictitious characters. Non-fiction recounts real persons in actual circumstances and situations. George Orwell's novel, Animal Farm, depicts fictional characters that journey through circumstances and situations that mirror Russian history, namely the Bolshevik Revolution that brought communism from the mind of a disenchanted member of the working class into the realm of politics on the world stage. Specific characters...
  • Orwell's Animal Farm
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    Many great works have been inspired by events in history. George Orwell's Animal Farm provides an unusual outlook on the Russian Revolution and its leaders by using animals to represent their human counterparts. Orwell attacks communist society and points out weaknesses in its government officials. He calls for a close examination of the treatment of Russian citizens and questions whether they have any rights at all. Orwell was careful in his designation of animals in Animal Farm, especially in ...
  • Allegory Animal Farm By George Orwell
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    Animal Farm: The Fable, The Satire, The Animal Farm: The Fable, The Satire, The Allegory Animal Farm, by George Orwell, is a fable about rulers and the ruled, oppressors and the oppressed, and an idea betrayed. The particular meaning given will depend partly on the political beliefs- "political' in the deepest sense of the word. The book is there to be enjoyed about how human beings can best live together in this world. The novel, Animal Farm by George Orwell, successfully combines the character...
  • Pigs In Animal Farm
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    Animals Are Good Metaphors In Literature (Examples From Animals Are Good Metaphors In Literature (Examples From Animal Farm And Gulliver's Travels) Because we consider ourselves to be better or higher life forms than animals (especially pigs) showing them to be the same as or better than us is a good satirical tool for exposing human folly or for showing human behavior to be anomalistic. In animal farm George Orwell uses animals to represent specific people and also uses the tribulations of the ...

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