As mentioned in class, you will need to be very familiar with the both John Rawls's philosophy of 'The Original Position' (as well as his 'Veil of Ignorance') and Friedrich Nietzsche's 'Eternal Recurrence' for the final exam. This means that you will need to fully understand them so that you may apply the philosophy's to various texts. Feel free to research them on your own to extend the depth with which you can discuss them.

The power point presentation originally used for the introduction of our unit on dystopia is attached. Perhaps it can refresh some of the ideas we explored and later applied to 1984.

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