Novel 1Island – Aldous Huxley Aldous Huxleys final novel explores utopian concepts of ›› minimal industrialization ›› low technology ›› non-violence ›› sexual exploration
1. Source of ConﬂictModel 1.1 Conﬂict between Mainland and Pala arisesIsland – Aldous Huxley from differences in four main values: militarization, technology, industrializtion, and contentment. Mainland PalaMilitarizationTechnologyIndustrializationHappiness 500 500 $ 0 50 0 50
Novel 2Utopia - Sir Thomas More Sir Thomas Mores literary exploration of the concept of utopia. ›› naturalist philosophy ›› democratic elective system ›› value of hobbies, like gardening
Model 1.2aUtopia - Sir Thomas More UTOPIA PAOLAMEOT NOAKSA MAINLAND VOATOUKEY TSIONGHY NODGHABA SOABENDER UTOPIA AMAUROT NOAMEOT GRADKOA PLEOWAJEUS LAONUPS ALSKOVOA
Model 1.2bUtopia - Sir Thomas More ELECTIVE SYSTEM Rules elect every year,totaly 10,800 officers. Rules select every year,totaly 1,080 chief officers. elect elect 1 Officer 10 Officers 1 Chief Officer Rules change each time 20 Chief Officers 30 Families Rules each city should have 6000 families, so there are totaly 324,000 famlilies. elect 2 Officers COUNCIL CHAMBER 200 Officers Rules 1.Consulting every 3 days. 2. The ﬁrst proposel always referred to the next meeting. elect elect 1 Prince Rules totaly 4,536,000---5,184,000 voters. Rules perpetualness 4 Candidates
Novel 3And Then There Were None – Agatha Christie A story of ten strangers on an island, who get murdered one by one according to a nursery rhyme.
Model 1.3 And ThenWere None Were None – Agatha Christie And Then There There by Agatha Christie William Henry Blore Mrs. Rogers Mr. Rogers Justice Wargrave Vera Claythorne Guests Arrive Former police inspector Eight guests and two servants Cook & Maid Butler Retired Judge Former governess Bringing about the death of James find themselves in a house on Bringing about the death of Jennifer Brady Bringing about the death of Jennifer Brady Guilty of the murder of Edward Seton Killing Cyril Ogilvie Hamilton. Stephen Landor. an island off of Devon coast. Poisoned by Chloral Hydrate Struck to the head with a chopper Shot to the head Crushed with a marble clock. Hung herself. 5 11 7 11 7 11 6 2 2 3 9 10 3 pm pm am am am am pm am pm pm pm pm pmhen There Were None Anthony Marston A rich, young man Killing John & Lucy Combes General Macarthur Retired General Deliberately sending his wife’s lover, Emily Brent Old, religious woman Being reposible for the death Dr. Armstrong Doctor Causing the death of Louisa Mary Clees Philip Lombard Former mercenary soldier in Africa Guilty of the death of 21 men, Justice Wargrave Retired Judge Guilty of the murder of Edward Seton Bodies Discovered Based on the victims’ written accounts, the police are able to somewhat able to recostruct the events. However, theyChristie Arthur Richmond, to his death of Beatrice Taylor members of the East African tribe. are not able to confirm the order of the Poisoned by Potassium Cyanide Injected with chloral hydrate Shot to the head Struck to the head Injected with chloral hydrate Shot through the heart. deaths and therefore do not learn the identity of the murderer. Barbora Batokova / Conceptual Models / Island Project / Model I / Spring 2011 Willia Mrs. Rogers Mr. Rogers Justice Wargrave Forms Cook & Maid Butler Retired Judge Bringn Bringing about the death of Jennifer Brady Bringing about the death of Jennifer Brady Guilty of the murder of Edward Seton Steph Poisoned by Chloral Hydrate Struck to the head with a chopper Shot to the head Crush 11 7 11 7 11 6 2 pm am am am am pm am Anthony Marston General Macarthur Emily Brent Dr. Armstrong A rich, young man Retired General Old, religious woman Doctor Killing John & Lucy Combes Deliberately sending his wife’s lover, Being reposible for the death Causing the death of Louisa Mary Clees Arthur Richmond, to his death of Beatrice Taylor Poisoned by Potassium Cyanide Injected with chloral hydrate Struck to the head Injected with chloral hydrate
Model 2 Island Fusion Combining Three Novels Featuring Islands PALA A long-standing conflict over the oil reserves located around the Pala Island has finally reached a point of no return. The industrial-minded Mainland goverment decides to hold elections to select 10 officers to send to Pala to persuade the local peaceful, nature-loving population to give up the oil. However, things don’t turn out the way they’re supposed to. AMAUNET 1. Source of Conflict 3. Deaths in Amaunet Long time ago, Mainland and Pala used to be political When the officers arrive in Amaunet, the capital of Pala, on Nov. 8, allies. However, after a major natural catastrophe in 2558, they launch a massive campaign with the Palanese to persuade 2301, the surving Palanese realized the need to protect them to sign a petition allowing the Mainland to start drilling for oil. their environment. Returning to traditional values and With many Palanese refusing to sign, officers start threatening with methods, the Palanese severed all ties and business war. However, soon after the officers start mysteriously dying all over deals with the Mainland, cutting them off of all Pala the capital’s four districts. natural resources and giving rise to a conflict that would span centuries. MAINLAND PALA 2. Election Process DISTRICT 1 DISTRICT 2 On August 8, 2558 the Mainland government announces the elections. Considered a very prestigious position, many citizens hold expensive campaigns to get elected. After three months, Militarization Anthony Marston 10 lucky citizens are picked to carry out the important mission. Medical Medical General Mcarthur Technology Residential Residential Mr. Rogers Vera Claythorne Inustrialization Recreational Mrs. Rogers Residential Residential William General Mr. Dr. Mrs. Emily Brent Blore Macarthur Rogers Armstrong Rogers William Blore Happiness 500 500 $ 0 50 Anthony Emily Vera Justice Philip 50 0 Philip Lombard Marston Blunt Claythorne Wargrave Lombard Medical Dr. Armstrong Medical DISTRICT 3 DISTRICT 4 CAPITAL CITY Nine little Mainland boys sat up very late; Seven little Mainland boys chopping up sticks; Five little Mainland boys going in for oil, Three little Indian boys walking in the Zoo; One little Indian boy left all alone; 4. Timeline of Deaths Officers’ Arrival One overslept himself and then there were eight. One chopped himself in halves and then there were six. One got in Chancery and then there were four. A big bear hugged one and then there were two. He went and hanged himself and then there were none. At first, the deaths appear to be accidents, but Mainland officers arrive on Mrs. Rogers Mr. Rogers Justice Wargrave William Blore Vera Claythorne island by a boat. Poisoned by Chloral Hydrate Struck to the head by a chopper Shot to the head Crushed with a marble clock there are too many over a short period of time. Suicide by hanging Then the officers remember the old child’s rhyme that the deaths appear to be inspired by. November 11 November 8 November 9 November 10 November 12 With no communication between Pala and the 5 11 7 11 7 11 6 2 2 3 9 10 pm pm am am am am pm am pm pm pm pm Mainland, the officers are left on their own. Anthony Marston General Macarthur Emily Brent Dr. Armstrong Philip Lombard Surprise! Poisoned by Potassium Cyanide Struck to the head Injected with Chloral Hydrate Pushed off the cliff Shot through the heart Justice Wargrave faked his own death to help save Pala from an industrial revolution by murdering the other Ten little Mainland boys went out to dine; Eight little Mainland boys travelling in Pala; Six little Mainland boys playing with a hive; Four little Mainland boys going out to sea; Two little Mainland boys sitting in the sun; officers. The Pala chief awards him a One choked his little self and then there were nine. One said he’d stay there and then there were seven. A bumblebee stung one and then there were five. A red herring swallowed one and then there were three. One got frizzled up and then there was one. medal and an honorary citizenship. MAINLAND Conceptual Models | Spring 2011 | Barbora Batokova | Julia Pellicciaro | Baimeng Zhang