'Brave New World': Contexts and Legacies by Jonathan Greenberg,Nathan Waddell

By Jonathan Greenberg,Nathan Waddell

This selection of essays offers new readings of Huxley’s vintage dystopian satire, Brave New global (1932). prime foreign students think about from new angles the old contexts during which the e-book was once written and the cultural legacies within which it looms huge. the quantity affirms Huxley’s prescient opinions of modernity and his carrying on with relevance to debates approximately political strength, paintings, and the vexed dating among nature and humankind. person chapters discover connections among Brave New World and the character of utopia, the Thirties American Technocracy circulate, schooling and social keep an eye on, excitement, copy, futurology, inter-war periodical networks, motherhood, ethics and the Anthropocene, islands, and the ethical existence. the amount additionally features a ‘Foreword’ written via David Bradshaw, one of many world’s best Huxley students. well timed and constantly illuminating, this assortment is key interpreting for college students, critics, and Huxley fans alike. 

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