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Posts Tagged ‘1984

The Ten Greatest Novels of the 20th Century

November 13, 2009

10. 1984 George Orwell Orwell’s dystopian novel of a world controlled by Big Brother has become the quintessential cautionary tale for the far-reaching arm of government and the dangers of totalitarianism. Orwell has designed every corner of this futuristic world and transports us to a place where we may not want to be, yet cannot […]

The Ten Greatest Works of Science Fiction Literature

November 8, 2009

10. Brave New World Aldous Huxley Huxley’s future world where genetic engineering dictates the laws and structure of society is truly haunting and full of foresight. His tale is the struggle of individualism in a world where people are are literally born and raised to be a particular person and everyone is kept in line. […]