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Author Margaret Atwood continues to blaze trails - Columbus Dispatch

Columbus Dispatch Author Margaret Atwood continues to blaze trails Columbus Dispatch With the dystopian epic The Handmaid's Tale (1985), which takes place in an America as a Christian theocracy, she crafted an argument for erasing the line between...
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The Handmaid's Tale: Atwood and Feminism Then and Now | The ...

Reading Margaret Atwood's famous novel, The Handmaid's Tale , was a somewhat surreal experience. In an era where “tweetable” catch phrases include phrases like the “war on women” or Mitt Romney's recent debate gem, ...
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TNBBC's The Next Best Book Blog: Where Writers Write: Margaret Atwood

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Review: The Handmaid's Tale

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The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood. Published by Anchor Book (A Division of Random House) Originally published in 1985. Paperback, 311 pages. Fiction. From Goodreads: Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of ...
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Slouching Towards Gilead.

I wonder if, when Canadian author Margaret Atwood published The Handmaid's Tale back in 1985, she knew that fundamentalists would actually try to set up something similar to the theocratic hell that was the Republic of Gilead.
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The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood: A Book Review « Literary ...

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About The Handmaid's Tale “Freedom, like everything else, is relative.” – Margaret Atwood The Handmaid's Tale is a dystopian novel set in an alternate reality. In the mid 1980′s, women start to become barren due to drug ...
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The Handmaid's Tale. A Feminine Dystopia. | Old, new or true

The Handmaid's Tale. A Feminine Dystopia. | Old, new or true | The Handmaid's Tale | Scoop.it
In The Handmaid's Tale, Margaret Atwood imagines the Republic of Gilead in which the social order as we know it has been subjugated to an unknown fundamentalist regime in a forseeable future. The details are fragmented ...
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Dystopian Literature

Dystopian literature: speculative fictionHometownlife.comHere are some popular works of dystopian fiction that you can find at the library: 1984 by George Orwell. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess.
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The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale. by Margaret Atwood. Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of ...
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The Dangling Conversation: Hard-edged vision: Margaret Atwood.

It's difficult to unravel the primary identity of Margaret Eleanor Atwood. Is she a visionary ... She appeared to be carrying the discourse further when she came out with her novel The Handmaid's Tale in 1985.
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Throwback Thursday [4]: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

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Throwback Thursday [4]: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood. Publication Date: 1985. Version: 1998. Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home ...
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Canadian Imagination that knows No Bounds

Canadian Imagination that knows No Bounds | The Handmaid's Tale | Scoop.it
Margaret Atwood has been a finalist for the prestigious Booker prize five times. Her first appearance on that list was in 1986 a year after The Handmaid's Tale was published. Her most famous work, The Handmaid's Tale also ...
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When Women Attack Women: The Handmaid’s Tale and the Early 21st Century

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Comparison of The Handmaid's Tale and the Early 21st Century.

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Threatened by Female Empowerment

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This literal war against women—not the metaphorical war we have been seeing in our own country—recalls Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale. I'm sure there have been more direct fictional treatments of the kind of ...
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A brief look at Margaret Atwood's remarkable body of work | Books ...

A brief look at Margaret Atwood's remarkable body of work | Books ... | The Handmaid's Tale | Scoop.it
By the early 1980s Atwood had a solid following, especially among well-educated younger women who were an ideal audience for The Handmaid's Tale when it appeared in 1985. Inspired by the rise of the religious right in ...
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Todd Akin Legitimate Rape Views Are Literally Straight Out of a Science ... - PolicyMic

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PolicyMicTodd Akin Legitimate Rape Views Are Literally Straight Out of a Science ...PolicyMicFor those who haven't read The Handmaid's Tale, the 1985 “spectulative fiction” novel by esteemed author Margaret Atwood explores a dystopian future in...
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The Handmaid's Tale ...

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The Handmaid's Tale tells the story of Offred, one of the few fertile women left in the Republic of Gilead, a totalitarian, patriarchal theocracy that overthrew the old United States of America by assassinating most of congress ...
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The setting of The Handmaid's Tale « scholarship@kkc

The setting of The Handmaid's Tale « scholarship@kkc | The Handmaid's Tale | Scoop.it
Margaret Atwood's dystopian novel The Handmaid's Tale (1985) reveals the strange new world of Gilead. Once the United States of America, Gilead was formed by a military coup that shot the President and members of ...
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Margaret Atwood to Receive Nashville Public Library Literary Award ...

Margaret Atwood to Receive Nashville Public Library Literary Award ... | The Handmaid's Tale | Scoop.it
... landscape of Margaret Atwood's classic speculative (we say hopefully) novel The Handmaid's Tale. That makes the choice of Atwood as the recipient of the 2012 Nashville Public Library Literary Award unusually timely.
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Illustration: A New Take on The Handmaid's Tale | Canadian Art

Illustration: A New Take on The Handmaid's Tale | Canadian Art | The Handmaid's Tale | Scoop.it
It's fascinating to see how a pair of Italian illustrators (twin sisters) conceived the images for A Handmaid's Tale, the novel that propelled Canadian author Margaret Atwood to international recognition.
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Feminism

In my head, she was sort of an equivalent character to Serena Joy in Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale, although the characters' ability to have children is reversed. I tried to write the dystopian context of the fic as a ...
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Margaret Atwood's Wise Words About Debt & Altruism… “A Portrait ...

... enough to have attained the age of 45+, and she pointed out another Margaret's article in it—Margaret Atwood, the Canadian literary author of Edible Woman, The Blind Assassin, Oryx & Crake, and A Handmaid's Tale.
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The Handmaid's Tale – Margaret Atwood | ePub Torrents

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The Handmaid's Tale is not only a radical and outstanding departure for Margaret Atwood, it is a novel of this kind of electricity that the reader will be not able to forget its images and its forecast.
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Adventures in Flip Flops: Book Review: The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood is not just a dystopian novel. It is a dystopian novel set in what we know as the United States in the not-so-distant future in the Republic of Gilead. Gilead was formed based on ideals ...
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The Handmaid's Tale Symbolism, Imagery & Allegory

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The Handmaid's Tale symbolism, imagery, allegory.
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