Novel being discussed- Animal Farm by George Orwell
Points discussed :-
- Republic- Ideal state that Plato wants to construct
- 15th century-Thomas More's book Utopia- contains notions of an ideal state
- Utopias are the flipside of society.Utopias are constructed and the reverse happens.
- 20th century- Animal Farm- an example of Dystopia.
- Dystopias do not engage in poetic justice.
- The concept of Poetic Justice
Pinto,Anil.Class Lecture.Animal Farm.Owell,George.Christ University,Bangalore,India. 11 Dec 2008