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Book Series Wednesday: Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

This week I’m covering one of my least favorite books I’ve ever read. It’s Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

Plot Synopsis: The novel opens in London in A.F. 477 more words

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Quote of the Day

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

—Aldous Huxley

Science

Book Review: "Brave New World" - Aldous Huxley

Author: Aldous Huxley

Genre: Dystopia, Science Fiction

First published in: 1932

Pages: 229

This novel amazed me in a different way than 1984 did. In 1984, I was amazed due to its frightening reality that could easily be applied to our society today. 232 more words

Books And Literature

“Chastity: The most unnatural of the sexual perversions.” ~ Aldous Huxley

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The Paradox of Hallucinogenic Drugs

A couple of years ago I remember sitting next to these two girls at a Mexican fast-food restaurant. I was eating a burrito and flicking through the pages of something Dickensian. 975 more words

Culture

“Work! … work’s no more respectable than alcohol, and it serves exactly the same purpose: it just distracts the mind, makes a man forget himself. Work’s simply a drug, that’s all. 46 more words

Literature

“Living modernly’s living quickly,” she went on. “You can’t cart a waggon-load of ideals and romanticisms about with you these days. When you travel by aeroplane, you must leave your heavy baggage behind. 127 more words

Literature