Newspeak, Doublethink, And Thoughtcrime

Discussion in 'Evolution of Language' started by Ken Anderson, Dec 14, 2016.

  1. Ken Anderson

    Ken Anderson Veteran Member
    Registered

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2015
    Messages:
    7,455
    Likes Received:
    9,814
    This is a very good discussion that uses the concepts from the book 1984, and applies it to the use of language today.

     
    #1
  2. Joe Riley

    Joe Riley Veteran Member
    Registered

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2015
    Messages:
    5,897
    Likes Received:
    9,032
    Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950),[1] who used the pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic.
    [​IMG]
    Blair pictured in a passport photo during his Burma years
     
    #2
    Yvonne Smith likes this.

Share This Page