EP 135: Teaching 1984 in 2017

1:00:18
 
Share
 

Manage episode 183717479 series 87269
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.

This week Dennis and Patrick explore how they teach 1984. Is it a true literary work of fiction or is it a science fiction masking a philosophical treatise? How well does French existentialism marry with Orwellian thought? How does one teach 1984 under the era of Trumpism?

Links mentioned in this episode:


This podcast is powered by ZenCast.fm

215 episodes available. A new episode about every 15 days averaging 59 mins duration .