What is the role art of in culture? by: Benjamin Byeon 10B
world state I titanic and grandiose“ Ford, we are twelve; oh, make us one Like drops within the Social River; Oh, make us now together run As swiftly as thy shining Flivver.” (81)
world state II“You’ve got to choose between happiness and what people used to call high art. We’ve sacrificed the high art.” (220)
contemporary society I“Almost every gadget, car or consumable in films such as “Iron Man” is monetized these days.” (Lang)
contemporary society II Art is life, a very “ special reflection of reality. It is a mirror for our societies. A society without a lively art scene would be an empty and dull place.” (Dzodin)
conclusion I“Today it seems quite possible that the horror may be upon us within a single century.” (11)
conclusion II “Brave New World has come to serve as [a] false symbol.” (Pearce)
Does mass media / consumption reduce theability of individuals to think for themselves?
"you do look glum! What you need is a gramme of soma."(Huxley 60)
Internet? History?Internet? Media? Internet? News? History? News? History? Lecture? Media? Media? Internet? History?History? News?Media? Internet? History? Media? News? History? Media? “beautiful and inspired saying of Our Ford’s: History is bunk. History,” he repeated slowly, “is bunk.”(Huxley 34) Please Tell us. What SHOULD we believe in? History? Media? History? Media? Media? News? Media? Internet? History? News? History? News?Lecture? News? Lecture? Lecture? Lecture?
In a mature IT society, the harnessing ofpsychopharmacology and biotechnologyto ubiquitous virtual realitysoftware gives scope forunlimited good experiences for everyone. (Pearce)
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Citations (MLA) "BRAVE NEW WORLD ? A Defence Of Paradise-Engineering." BRAVE NEW WORLD ? A Defence Of Paradise-Engineering (2008): n. pag. Web. 30 May 2011. <http://www.huxley.net/>. Huxley, Aldous. Brave New World. New York: Harper Perennial, 1932. 3-259. Print. Lang, George. "Greatest Movie Ever Sold’ explores product placement for fun and proﬁt Read more: http://newsok.com/greatest-movie-ever-sold-explores-product-placement-for-fun-and-proﬁt/article/3571574#ixzz1NosTReJF." Greatest Movie Ever Sold’ explores product placement for fun and proﬁt Read more: http://newsok.com/greatest-movie-ever-sold-explores-product-placement-for-fun-and-proﬁt/article/3571574#ixzz1NosTReJF (May 27, 2011): n. pag. Web. 30 May 2011. <http://newsok.com/greatest-movie-ever-sold-explores-product-placement-for-fun-and-proﬁt/ article/3571574>. Dzodin , Harvey . "The art of an ambassador ." art of an ambassador (5/24/2011): n. pag. Web. 30 May 2011. <http:// www.china.org.cn/opinion/2011-05/24/content_22629107.htm>.
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Citations• Huxley, Aldous. Brave New World. New York: Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 2006. Print.• "Original Clone Trooper Helmets and Armor." Star Wars Helmets. Web. 30 May 2011. <http://www.starwarshelmets.com/original-rots-clone-trooper- armor.htm>.• "The Tube, Supersized and Loaded | BusinessWeek." BusinessWeek Slide Shows and Multimedia. Web. 30 May 2011. <http:// images.businessweek.com/ss/06/05/mammoth_tvs/source/5.htm>.• http://www.ipresents.co.uk/i/stuff/ipod-video.jpg• http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_22WCDGCmSXM/SMs1G3-6svI/ AAAAAAAAABw/O5CcHKSosJ0/s320/itouch2.jpg• http://www.ipodtotal.com/imagenes/noticias/ipod-nano-bw.jpg
Citations• McDermott, David. "Understand how the media inﬂuence our decisions." Decision Making Conﬁdence for easier and faster decision making. N.p., n.d. Web. 30 May 2011. <http://www.decision-making-conﬁdence.com/media-inﬂuence-our-decisions.html>.• Pearce, David. "Aldous Huxley : Brave New World." Aldous Huxley : Brave New World. N.p., n.d. Web. 30 May 2011. <http://www.huxley.net/>.