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The 13 Best Dystopian Novels

The 13 Best Dystopian Novels | English | Scoop.it
Dystopias have become a fascinating genre over the last century as disillusioned writers witnessed and reacted against imperialism, two world wars, including the Nazi and Stalin regime and the treacherous Holocaust.
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Read the snipit from book 4: Brave New World - by Aldous Huxley, written in 1932. Then, answer the two following questions:

1. Is this portrayed as a Utopian or a Dystopian novel? What suggests this and why do you think it is? Support your reasons.

2. Identify when this novel is set and explain if you think if this is what our future will look like. What stands out the most?

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What is the difference between dystopia and utopia? ~ Strangemore

What is the difference between dystopia and utopia? ~ Strangemore | English | Scoop.it
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As year 12 students studying Utopia and Dystopia, I would like you to read this article and from the information provided to you from the article, explain what the two terms Utopia and Dystopia mean. This will be discussed during our next lesson.

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