ENG 124 Grossmont College Allegory of The Cave and The Matrix Movie Essay In Plato’s Allegory of the Cave we are introduced to a form of humanity shackled in chains, in a form of perceptual bondage.In The Matrix by the Wachowski sisters we are introduced to a dark future where humanity is imprisoned physically and perceptually by a form of manipulative Artificial Intelligence. And in our daily lives we also experience a limiting of our social perspective regarding Covid-19. If Neo could rescue humanity from Plato’s cave, what would that rescue look like today in aworld where people are constantly battling the influence of misinformation while trying to staysafe? Are there any modern figures in reality that have acted as a Neo or a Plato, in the current age of coronavirus, liberating humanity from their incorrect thinking? If we listen to these modern truth-tellers, how will our lives be made better?
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so basically he want us to compare the two stores ad the COVID-19 together.
The movie is called The Matrix and the story is called Plato The Allegory of the cave