allegory: a symbolic narrative
George Orwell’s Animal Farm is a story about animals rebelling against their master then against themselves. It is an allegory of the Russian Revolution or French Revolution or anytime we think we overthrow oppressive power only to become the oppressors.
This is our first novel (a novella really) and through it we will be working on content analysis and preparing to compose and essay on the major themes. This is our first major composition at the grade 10 level so steel yourself for the challenge ahead.