OVERVIEW Animal 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 … More Unseen Extract: Orwell: Elements of Social and Political Protest: English Literature B
Again, forgive me the scruffiness and the broken sentences. this is purely my own planning and way of revision. Harrison’s social protest writing is ultimately a beacon of hope for the future To what extent do you agree? Remember to include reference to Harrison’s authorial method. I hope for jobs for all you…divsions- … More More Social and Political Protest past paper questions and answers AQA English Literature B
Social protest writing at its best is autobiographical. Explore the significance of the personal context of the writer in two texts. Hosseini..parts yes, parts no…others experience…argue that social protest may be influenced by individual context, but is most effective as protest when it is the combined voice of entire class or ethnic struggle. Hosseini autobiographical: … More Blake and Hosseini Social and Political Protest: Revision Dump
How are stories within the epics used in the Iliad and Aeneid to contribute to success? Added pathos Added engagement Reinforces a key theme Chance to include mythology for well-read roman audience. The story of helen that Deiphobus gives in the underworld is a brief respite from the suffering and the heaviness of the book. … More How are stories within the epics used in the Iliad and Aeneid to contribute to success?
Anteia tries to seduce Bellerophon. When he refuses, she goes to daddy Proteus, who gives him the boot. He is sent to King of Lycia, who is presented with B’s tablet stating that he will kill the Solymi, the Amazons and the Chimaera. He accomplishes all the tasks. Rewarded with half a kingdom, young bridge … More The Story of Bellerophon: Glaucus and Diomedes B6 Iliad OCR Classical Civilisation
Excuse the messiness and note form: this is purely my own revision. Uploaded to share the questions, and if you can make sense of it, my planning and ideas for what you might respond with. Enjoy. Tony Harrison Revision Questions ‘Tony Harrison’s social protest poetry is solely concerned with social class issues.’ To what … More AQA A level English Literature B: Social Protest revision questions
Clouds vs Lysistrata Visual: old men and women vs Clouds: men dressed as women dressed as clouds. More fantastical funny bc these clouds are said to change shape into Cleonymus and Cleon Verbal: mock tragic: cinesias’ fantastical tones “poor orphan prick”. Women use it whilst discussing planning etc. clouds: fantast Situational: women overcoming the men…”I’ll … More How far would you agree that fantasy is more important as a source of humour in Clouds than in Lysistrata?