George Orwells 1984 Book Two Focus Comparing Literary Works In Emmanuel

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George Orwell’s 1984Book TwoFocus: Comparing Literary WorksIn Emmanuel Goldstein’s The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism, Orwell creates a parody (a work which satirizes an original work of art of literature) of Leon Trotsky’s The Revolution Betrayed, which was written in 1936. With Lenin, Leon Trotsky orchestrated the Social Revolution which overthrew Stalin’s Russian government. Through his Marxist beliefs, Trotsky advocated that the working class overthrow its oppressors to form a socialist state. Directions: Compare and contrast excerpts of Trotsky’s The Revolution Betrayed with passages of Orwell’s 1984 by answering the following questions on a separate piece of paper as you read each pair of passages:1. What are the similarities between the passages? 2. What are the differences between the passages?

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