In this English lesson, Professor Valvason will delve into the dystopian world of George Orwell’s masterpiece, “1984.” Step into a chilling future where surveillance, manipulation, and the erosion of individual freedoms are brought to life with unsettling clarity. Professor Valvason will guide you through the key themes and characters in “1984,” providing a comprehensive analysis of the novel’s political and social commentary. Explore the concept of Big Brother, the Party’s control, and the manipulation of truth through Newspeak. Through close examination of the text, you will gain insights into Orwell’s warnings about totalitarianism, censorship, and the dangers of unchecked power. Professor Valvason will also discuss the relevance of “1984” in today’s digital age, inviting critical reflection on the erosion of privacy and the impact of mass surveillance. This lesson offers a captivating exploration of Orwell’s prophetic vision and his ability to shed light on the potential dangers of oppressive regimes. Join Professor Valvason as she unravels the layers of meaning in “1984” and encourages critical thinking and awareness of our society’s vulnerabilities. #GeorgeOrwell #1984 #DystopianFiction #Totalitarianism #SurveillanceState #PoliticalCommentary