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Dystopian Fiction in a Dystopian Reality

Fionn Travers-Smith
Feb 12, 2017 · 11 min read
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Overt state torture: Back on the agenda

political language “is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind”

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Rate my life
Do read the book before the film comes out this year
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Yevgeny Zamyatin — We
Patrick McGuinness — The Last One Hundred Days
Ursula le Guin — The Dispossessed
Philip K. Dick — The Man in the High Castle
Joseph Saramago — Blindness
Ray Bradbury — Fahrenheit 451
JG Ballard — High Rise
Ferenc Karinthy — Metropole
George Orwell — Nineteen Eighty-Four
Aldous Huxley — Brave New World
Dave Eggers — The Circle
Franz Kafka — The Trial
Franz Kafka — The Castle
Arthur Koestler — Darkness at Noon
Otto von Horvath — Youth Without God


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Indivisible Movement

The stories and voices of people resisting the Republican agenda of #racism, #authoritarianism, and #corruption

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