Oceania Essay Topics

What aspects of George Orwell

Dressed in their blue shorts, grey shirts and red neckerchiefs these young spies fell nothing short of looking as if they were a western cowboy, and with their tracking ears and armed with catapults and stones, the children were a great threat to any “thought criminal”. During his stay within the Ministry of Love (or… View Article

The world of Oceania

Introduction In a time when WW2 had just finished, people were worried that communism might spread around the world, and the overall scariness of the changing world around, George Orwell wrote a dystopian novel, set in the future, in a world that changes the past to suit the needs ofcalled 1984. Orwell’s novel has been… View Article

Nick and Julia

Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale and George Orwell’s 1984 are pieces of dystopian literature which embody repressive regimes and governments that rule through oppression and state controlled technology. One would think that love could not possibly be incorporated into such novels. Its antithesis, hate is understandably weaved in and expected, given the genre. However, in… View Article

Big Brother Is Watching You!

‘Big Brother’ is a fictional character in George Orwell’s dystopian novel 1984. He is the mysterious dictator of Oceania. The citizens of Oceania are under continuous surveillance by the authorities of the totalitarian regime by the means of advanced gadgets called telescreens. They are continuously reminded of the fact that ‘Big Brother is watching you’…. View Article