ì Animal Farm: A Fairy Story Û Download by ☆ George Orwell
ì Animal Farm: A Fairy Story Û Download by ☆ George Orwell A perfect book People will still be reading this in a thousand years time, when communism is just a footnote.
George Orwell S Timeless And Timely Allegorical Novel A Scathing Satire On A Downtrodden Society S Blind March Towards Totalitarianism All Animals Are Equal, But Some Animals Are Equal Than Others A Farm Is Taken Over By Its Overworked, Mistreated Animals With Flaming Idealism And Stirring Slogans, They Set Out To Create A Paradise Of Progress, Justice, And Equality Thus The Stage Is Set For One Of The Most Telling Satiric Fables Ever Penned A Razor Edged Fairy Tale For Grown Ups That Records The Evolution From Revolution Against Tyranny To A Totalitarianism Just As TerribleWhen Animal Farm Was First Published, Stalinist Russia Was Seen As Its Target Today It Is Devastatingly Clear That Wherever And Whenever Freedom Is Attacked, Under Whatever Banner, The Cutting Clarity And Savage Comedy Of George Orwell S Masterpiece Have A Meaning And Message Still Ferociously Fresh The only good pig is a dead pig.
Yeah, yeah, everyone claims Orwell wrote this as about the Russian Revolution, Stalin, and the rise of Communism Pshttt Whatever.
You know what I think he was really saying Beware the Other White MeatOk, maybe not Look, I know what you re thinking, That pig looks adorable , but the next thing you know, that piggy is all grown up and stealing your cookies And you ll let it steal your cookies because Mr Pig has convinced you that giving up your cookies every day was a part of the original agreement Besides, what do you know, you re just a stupid sheepPlus, it s just a cookie, where s the harm Not to mention, the last guy who complained about giving up his cookie ended up mauled by that dog Probably just a coincidence, though Right But it s ok because pigs are smart That s what everyone says, right Smarter than you are, a .
All animals are equal, but some animals are equal than others Those damn PIGS.
I can t even.
Funnily enough, i read this book as a child and thought that it really WAS about animals I remember thinking, Evil Pigs, I m glad you re bacon in MY world, and Poor Hardworking Horsies, come live on my farm instead You can have all the hay and makopa you want sadly, no apples, tropical climate.
I reread it after education spoiled my natural inclinations for fast and absolute punishment of evildoers and eternal rewards for the good I do find it pleasantly strange that these animals are symbols for political stereotypes and yet people still appear in the book Isn t that CRAZY That s literary perversion in a class all its own.
I m thankful i read this in my formative years, before I had all this intellectual baggage emphasis on baggage, piano on the 564 Animal Farm, George OrwellAnimal Farm is an allegorical novella by George Orwell, first published in England on 17 August 1945 According to Orwell, the book reflects events leading up to the Russian Revolution of 1917 and then on into the Stalinist era of the Soviet Union Orwell, a democratic socialist, was a critic of Joseph Stalin and hostile to Moscow directed Stalinism, an attitude that was critically shaped by his experiences during the Spanish Civil War The Soviet Union, he believed, had become a brutal dictatorship, built upon a cult of personality and enforced by a reign of terror In a letter to Yvonne Davet, Orwell described Animal Farm as a satirical tale against Stalin un conte satirique contre Staline , and in his essay Why I Write 1946 , wrote that Animal
This is a book I ve been meaning to read for ages but never got around to last week I not only read it but gave a lesson on the historical context for the grade 8 class, who will be reading this book and The Wave As I found, out of the class of 24, about 20 of them had already read the book, and at least one kid knew it was an allegory of the Russian Revolution Still, my lesson wasn t totally redundant For anyone who isn t familiar with the story, Animal Farm is about the animals on a farm in England rising up against the incompetent, cruel farmer Mr Jones, who represents the deposed Tsar, Nicholas II and taking over the farm, renaming it Animal Farm USSR and so the glorious vision intended running it for themselves, so their lives woul 1943 24 2013 30 2013 25 30