"Nineteen Eighty-Four" Term Paper by cee-cee

"Nineteen Eighty-Four"
An analysis of Apple Computers' 1984 commercial that was based on George Orwell's novel "Nineteen Eighty-Four".
# 109733 | 1,404 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 07, 2008 in Literature (American) , Advertising (Product-Specific)

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The paper discusses how the use of images and ideas from George Orwell's "Nineteen Eighty-Four" tends to get people's attention in an emotional way because of Orwell's dreary depiction of a totalitarian society. The paper then describes the wildly successful Apple (Macintosh) computer commercial in the broadcast of the Super Bowl in 1984 that was inspired by this book.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Clow, Lee. "Lee Clow: His Masterpiece." Chiat/Day Advertising. Retrieved Nov. 28, 2007, From http://www.ciadvertising.org/SA/fall_02/adv382/qwkag/assign2/master.htm.
  • Leopold, Todd. "Why 2006 isn't like '1984'." Cable News Network / CNN.com. RetrievedNov. 28, 2007, from http://www.cnn.com/2006/SHOWBIZ/0202/eye.ent.commercials.
  • Orwell, George. Nineteen Eighty-Four. New York: Plume / Penguin Group, 2003.

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